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BABB, Herbert C. M.I.E.E., M.Inst.B.E., F.R.S.A. General Manager, The Lothians Electric Power Co., Edinburgh & The Musselburgh & District Electric Light & Traction Co. Business Address: 53, Melville Street, Edinburgh. Private addyess: Mayville Bank, Musselburgh. Age: 59. Career: Merchant Venturers Technical College, Bristol University. Engineer and Manager, Bo'ness Urban Electric Supply Co., Ltd.
BACHE, Walter J. M.I.E.E. Borough Electrical Engineer, Cheltenham Corporation. Business address: Municipal Offices, Cheltenham. Private address: "Eythorne, " All Saints Road, Cheltenham. Career: Ed. Faraday House; City Electrical Engineer, Gloucester.
BACKHOUSE, John, M.I.Mech.E. Business Address: 14, Cook Street, Liverpool. Private address: "Highwalde, " Highfield Road, Bickley, Kent. Age: 76. Career: Consulting Mechanical Engineer, with special expert knowledge of and experience in flour and Provender Mills; in the bulk handling and silo storage of grain; warehouse equipment, etc., etc. Patentee of many machines and processes used in Mills.
BACON, D. C. M.C., A.M.1.E.E. Electrical Consulting Engr., British Engine, Boiler and Electrical Insurance Co., Ltd., 24 Fennel Street, Manchester. Private Address: Charnwood, Whalley Road, Hale, Cheshire. Age: 41. Educ. at Whitgift School; Tech. training at City and Guilds Coll., and English Electric Co., Ltd.
BACON, Frederic. M.A. (Cantab.), IVI.I.Mech.E., M.I.E.E., A.M.Inst. C.E., M.I. & S.I. Professor of Engineering, University College, Swansea. Private address: Maunsell Cottage, Sketty.
BACON, Captain James. M.B.E., Assoc.M.Inst.0.E., A.M Mech E Electrical and Mechanical Officer at the Head Qrs., Eastern Command, Horse Guards, Whitehall, S.W.1. Private address: 50, Friends Road, Croydon. Age: 51. Career: Kings College, Honours in Chemistry. Manager with Beardmores, Ltd. of Glasgow and London many years; Manager with \Tickers-Petters, Ltd.; Partner in Messrs. Mortimer & Bacon, Consulting Engineers, London; Director of several Engineering Coys. Books: Bacon's Commercial Engineering, 1933 (Accepted in the Libraries of the English and Scottish Universities and Engineering Institutes).
BADDELEY, D. S. A.M.I.E.E. Agent, Electrical and Mech. Engr. Office Address: 62 Robertson Street, Glasgow, C.2. Age: 56. Career: Eng. Course, Univ. Coll., London; Pupil, Crompton & Co., Chelmsford; Drawing Office, Preece & Cardew, Consulting Elect. Engrs.; Scottish Representative, Crompton & Co., Glasgow Office, 1906-28; Captain during War period, 1915-18; 1928 to date, carrying on business as Elect. Mech. Engr., with Agencies.
BADGER, Frederick E. G. Assoc. M.Inst.C.E. In private practice, 34, Castle Street, Liverpool, 2. Private address: The Hill Cottage, Hodnet, Shropshire. Career: Owens College, Manchester; Assistant Divisional Engineer, L. & N.W W. Rly., Lancaster. Books: Joint author with Prof. S. W. Perrott "Railway Surveying and Permanent Way Work."
BADGER, George. M.I.Mech E Engineer, Crushing Machinery Dept., Hadfields, Ltd., East Hecla Works, Sheffield. Private address: 394, Ecclesall Road South, Parkhead, Sheffield, 11.
BADGER, W., A.M.I.Mech.E., M. I. M in. E Steel, Iron and Brass Founder, Cupola Works, Rotherham (Business established in 1854). Private Address: Howarth Hall, Brinsworth. Age: 60. Career: Apprent. under father in above works; a few years with Harland & Wolff, Belfast; John Brown & Co. Collieries; Vickers; Thos. Firth, Sheffield; many years in South Africa, in diamond, gold, copper and other mines; pioneer in constructing a double-throw balanced crank-shaft with circular cast-iron cheeks for Winding Engine; designed, patented, and manufactured Re-coiling machine for United Strip and Bar Mills, Sheffield, and other special machines for expediting production.
BAERLEIN, Edgar M. B.A., Assoc.M.Inst.C.E. Director, Baerlein Bros., Ltd., Manchester, 12, Blackfriars St., Manchester. Private address: Croxley House, Croxley Green, Herts. Age: 59. Trained: Cambridge and at Asa Lees & Co., Ltd., Oldham. Is also a Director of Britannic Textiles (Manchester) Ltd., Eccles & Eccles, Ltd., and Anglo-French Textile Co., Ltd.
BAGGALEY, John H. Chief Engineer, The Chesterfield Tube Co., Ltd., Derby Road, Chesterfield. Private address: 552 Chatsworth Road, Chesterfield. Career: Engineering training, Sheffield University; 20 years with Chesterfield Tube Co., Ltd.
BAGNALL, Robert Ironside. M.I.E.E., F.R.S.A. Director, Foster Engineering Co., Ltd., Apex Works, Wimbledon, S.W.19. Private address: "Bern bridge, " Bourne Way, Hayes, Kent. Age: 59.
BAGNALL-WILD, Brig. Gen. Ralph Kirby. C.M.G C.B.E Dep. Lieut., Notts.,.P M. I. A.E. (Past pres.), F.R.Ae.S. (Past Chairman). The Manor House, Costock, Loughborough. Age: 65. Career: R.M.A., Woolwich; S.M.E., Royal Engineers, Chatham; formerly Secretary, Mech. Trans. Committee, War Office; Director Aircraft Inspection and Director Aircraft Research, Air Ministry.
BAGSHAWE, A. W. G. Managing Director, Bagshawe & Co., Ltd., Dunstable Works, Dunstable.
BAIKALOFF, Victor A. B.Sc. (Eng.) Assoc.M.Inst.C.E. Chief Tender Engineer, J. L. Kier & Co., Ltd., 142, Victoria Street, Westminster, S.W.1. Private address: 30, Antrim Mansions, N.W.3. Age: 31. Career: Faculty of Engineering, University College, University of London; Assistant Engineer, Holst & Co., Ltd., Westminster. Special interests: Construction methods.
BAILEY, Alfred. M.Sc. (Manchester), A.M.Inst,C.E. Principal Scientific Officer, National Physical Laboratory, Teddington. Private address: Sandor, Hampton Road, Teddington. Career: Trained as engineer at Manchester University and Platt Bros. & Co., Ltd.; appointed Junior Scientific Officer N.P.L. June 1909.
BAILEY, Colonel Alfred John. C.B.E., T.D., j.l)., M.I.Mech.E., M. I.Metals. Governing Director, Sir W. H. Bailey & Co., Ltd., Engineers, Albion Works, Salford,.Manchester. Private address: Chaseley, Bowdon, Cheshire. Career: Educ.: Manchester Grammar School; Manchester University. Joined 3rd. V.B. Lancashire Fusiliers, 1896; commanded 2/7th Lancashire Fusiliers 1914-15; Colonel-in-Command Third Line Units East Lancashire Division 1915-16. Inventor of valves, pumps, silencers and carburettors. 'for petrol and oil engines, etc., etc.
BAILEY, Colin Conyngham. M.I. Loco.E M.I.B.Carr. & Auto Builders M.I.Prod.E. Body Shop Works Manager, Leyland Motors, Ltd., Leyland, Lancs. Private address: 8, Church Avenue, Penwortham, Preston. Age: 35. Career: Apprenticeship Cammell Laird & Co.; Liverpool University (part time); Ed. Marlborough College; Asst. to Works Manager, Leeds Forge, (Newlay); Asst. Works Manager, Metro Cammell Co. (Midland Works), Birmingham.
BAILEY, Denis Lionel Alfred. Director, Sir W. H. Bailey & Co., Ltd., Albion Works, Salford, 5, Lancashire. Private address: Poldhu, Hale Barns, Cheshire. Clubs: Engineers, Manchester; Ringway Golf Club, Cheshire.
BAILEY, Duncan. O.B.E., M.I. Mech.E. Chairman and Managing Director, Charles Roberts & Co., Ltd., Railway Wagon Works, Horbury Junction, near Wakefield. Director, Wagon Repairs, Ltd.; Member of the Grand Council of F.B.I.; President, Railway Carriage and Wagon Builders' and Financiers' Parliamentary Assoc.; Member of Government Standing Committee on Mineral Transport.
BAILEY, George E. M.I.Mech.E • Director, and General Manager of Works, Metropolitan-Vickers Electrical Co., Ltd., Trafford Park, Manchester, also Director, British Thompson Houston Co., Ltd., General Railway Signal Co., Ltd., and Cosmos Manufacturing Co., Ltd. Private address: Oak House, Bankhall Lane, Hale, Cheshire.
BAILEY, Thomas Henry. M.Inst. C.E., (Council) M.I.Min.E., F.S.I., F.G.S. Senior partner S. & J. Bailey, Mining & Civil Engineers, Princes Chambers, 6, Corporation Street, Birmingham, 2. Private address: Marchwood, Park Road, Beckenham, Kent. Career: Born 1857. Ed. Clifton Coll. Bristol and Kings Coll., London. Partner in S. & J. Bailey since 1879. Has had management of several collieries including the Hills Plymouth Collieries (South Wales), where he raised the output to 750,000 tons a year; established the Littleton Collieries; sank the pits and laid out the railway, sidings and plant on Lord Hatherton's Estate near Cannock, Staffs., for an output of 500,000 tons yearly. His firm act as mining advisers to the Earl of Dartmouth, .Viscount Sidmouth, Conynham Trustees, etc., etc. He has given evidence before numerous Depmtl. C'tees and Commissions.
BAILEY, Walter, A.M.Inst.0.E. 10, Owen's Row, Finsbury, E.0.1.
BAILEY, W. Mumford. M.I.H.V.E. (Council), M.Amer.Soc. H.V.E., M.R. San.I. Managing Director, Mumford Bailey & Preston, Ltd., Newcastle House, Clerkenwell Close, E.C.1. Private address: Oldbury Court,Dainesway, Thorpe Bay, Essex. Age: 53. Career: St. George Higher Grade & Technical School, Bristol; Merchant Venturers Technical College,, Bristol; James Crispin & Sons, Bristol; Jones & Attwood, Stourbridge; James, Slater & Co. (Engineers) Ltd., London; James Cormack & Sons, Ltd., Glasgow & London. President, National Assoc. of Heating, Ventilating & Domestic Engineering Employers.
BAILEY-CHURCHILL, J. L. A. A.M.I.Mech.E Private address: 4, Mapperley Drive, Woodford Green, Essex. Age: 51. Career: Premium pupil Habersang & Zinzen, Dusseldorf, Germany; various appointments on Continent; General Manager, Associated British Engineers, Ltd., Calcutta, India; Export Manager, Thos. Firth & Sons, Ltd., Sheffield and Director of their Belgian Company; Overseas Sales Organiser, Agricultural and General Engineers, Ltd.; Export Sales Manager Sir W. G. Armstrong-Whitworth & Company (Engineers) Ltd. Linguist; world travelled and specialised in Export Trade.
BAILY, Francis G. Professor Emeritus, M.A., M.I.E.E., F.R.S.E. Newbury, Juniper Green, Midlothian. Age: 70. Career: Cambridge Science Tripos in Physics and Chemistry, 1886-9; Pupilage with James Simpson & Co., pump makers, Pimlico, 1889-90; on staff of Siemens Bros. & Co., Woolwich, 1890-92; Lecturer in Electro-technics, University College, Liverpool, 1892-5; Professor of Electrical Engineering, Heriot-Watt College, Edinburgh, 18961933; now retired. Clubs: Scottish Arts; Edinburgh University Union; Baberton Golf.
BAINBRIDGE, C. G. A.M.I.Mech.E., Member, Institute of Welding, Member, American Welding Society. Service Manager, The British Oxygen Co., Ltd., North Circular Road, Cricklewood, N.W.2. Private address: Canons Close, Radlett, Herts. Age: 36. Trained: Regent St. Polytechnic School of Engineering; D. Napier & Son, Acton.
BAINBRIDGE, Frank, M.I. & S.I., F.C.S. Works Manager, Skinningrove Iron and Steel Co., Ltd., Saltburn-by-Sea. Private address: Eskdale, Carlin How, Saltburn-by-Sea, Yorks. Career: Metallurgical training under the late Dr. J. E. Stead, Middlesborough; one time Chemist and Metallurgist, Skinningrove Iron Co., Ltd. Past-President Cleveland Inst. of Engineers; Carnegie Gold Medallist and Williams Prize Winner, I. & S. Inst.
BAINBRIDGE, H. A.M.I.Mech.E. Works Supt., The Chatwood Safe Co., Ltd., Bankers' Engrs., Harlescott, Shrewsbury. Private Address: St. Quintins, Port Hill Drive, Shrewsbury. Age: 43. Ed.: Univ. of Leeds; Formerly Lecturer in Eng., The Tech. Coll., Leeds.
BAINBRIDGE-BELL, L. H. M.C., M.A., A.M.I.E.E. On Air Ministry Scientific Staff. Private Address: Red House, Bawdsey,, Woodbridge, Suffolk. Age: 45. Career: Radio Communication Co., 1920-26; Radio Research Station, Slough, 1927-36. Part Author of "Cathode Ray Oscillograph in Radio Research."
BAINES, Thomas H. M.I.E.E. Senior Technical Officer, H.M. Signal School, R. N. Barracks, Portsmouth. Private address: 3, Ormsby Road, Southsea, Portsmouth. Age: 45. Career: Cowlishaw & Walker, Etruria, Staffs.; Campbell & Isherwood, Ltd., Liverpool; Kelvin Bottomley & Baird, Glasgow; Glasgow Univ; H. M. Submarines.
BAIRD, Angus McK. Assoc.M.Inst. C.E., Assoc.M. Inst.T., B.C.E. Resident Engineer, Southern Railway. Private address: Callander, Baston Road, Hayes, Kent. Age: 35. Career: Melbourne Harbor Trust Commissioners; Main Roads Board of Western Australia; London Electric Railway.
BAIRSTO, George Edward. D.Sc. (Lond.), D.Eng. (L 'pool), M.E.E., F.Inst. P. Head of Electrical & Ignition Dept., Air Ministry Royal Aircraft Establishment, S. Farnborough, Hants. Private address: Calluna, Chobham Road, Camberley, Surrey. Educ.: Liverpool and London Universities; 1851 Exhibition scholar. Author of papers on Properties of Aluminium Anode Films, Dielectrics, Electrical Ignition, etc.
BAIRSTOW, Leonard. C.B.E., F.R.S., D.Sc., F.R.Ae.S. Zaharoff Professor of Aviation, University of London, City & Guilds College, South Kensington, S .7. Private address: 121, Home Park Road, Wimbledon, S.W.19. Career: Superintendent Aerodynamics Dept., National Physical Laboratory 1917; Dean of Faculty of Engineering and Member of Senate University of London, 1936. Member of Aeronautical Research Committee, etc. Books: "Applied Aerodynamics."
BAKER, Arthur L. L. B.Sc.Tech., Assoc.M.Inst.C.E. Asst. Engr., Trinidad Leaseholds Ltd., 1 London Wall Building, London Wall, E.C.2. Private Address: 6 Hillside Road, Sevenoaks, Kent. Career: Coll. of Tech., Manchester; Asst. Eng,r., Reinforcing Steel Co., Ltd., Johannesburg, Christiani & Nielsen Ltd., London, P.W.D., Nigeria, and Mersey Tunnel Contract, E. Nuttall & Co. Books: "Raft Foundations" (Concrete Publications)
BAKER, B. D. M.A, A.M.I Mech.E. Director and Member of Board of Management Baker Perkins, Ltd., Westwood Works, Peterborough, Northants. Age: 34. Ed.: Kings College, Cambridge (Mech. Sci. Tripos). Club: United University.
BAKER, Charles A. M.I.E.E. Private Address: "Clieveden," 36 The Avenue, Branksome Park, Bournemouth. Born: 1868. Career: Training, School of Elect. Eng., London, and in shops, Swete & Maine; Asst. Engr., Italian Edison Co., Milan; 1898, St. Petersburg, i/c Cable Contract of over X250,000 (700 workers); Jt. Engr. to Syndicate promoting Yorkshire Elect. Power Bill in Parliament; Engr., Shropshire, Staffs. and Worcs. Elect. Power Bill; 1906-33, i/c Elec. Div., Engr.'s Dept., L.C.C. Occasional contributor and special correspondent, Electrical Review. Served on several Committees for Standardisation of Apparatus.
BAKER, Charles G. Assoc. Inst.0.E. County Divisional Surveyor, East Sussex County Council, Ardingly Road, Cuckfield, Haywards Heath. Private address: 'Brackenthwaite, ' Gander Hill, Haywards Heath. Age: 48. Career: Tamworth Grammar School (Staffordshire); Worcester Technical College; Pupil 3 years to late Mr. Caink, City Engineer, Worcester. Assistant to City Engineer, Worcester; Engineering staff of Sir Robert McAlpine & Sons; Engineering staff of County Surveyor, East Sussex County Council—London—Brighton; County Divisional Surveyor, road trunk scheme, East Sussex County Council, 1928.
BAKER, Ernest Folliott. L.Th. (Dunelm), A.M.I.N.A M.N.E.C.Inst. Vicar of Trimdon, Co. Durham. Private address: 4 Priors Terrace, Tynemouth, Northumberland. Career: Premium apprentice to the late William Boyd at the Wallsend Slipway & Engineering Co.; Armstrong College 1892-95; Entered Royal Navy as Assistant Engineer 1895; retired with rank of Engineer Captain 1922. Now a "Skypilot."
BAKER, G. A.M.I.Mech.E. Engr. Draughtsman, Huntington Heberlein & Co., Bush House, London, W.C.2. Private Address: Twoways, 273 Norbury Avenue, Norbury, S.W.16.
BAKER, G. H. A.M.I.E.E., E.P.E.A. Private Address: "Elmcroft," Buttsash Lane, Hythe, Southampton. Age: 74. Career: 5 years Apprent. in Eng. Works; about 5 years with L. & S.W. Rly. in Electric Lighting of Steamers; 8 years in an Eng. business; 3 years Charge Engr. in Southampton Docks Lighting Station; 26 years with the Borough of Hornsey Elect. Lighting Station as Power Station Supt.; now retired.
BAKER, George Stephen. 0 B.E, D.Sc., M.I.N.A., M.N.E.C.Inst. Superintendent, The William Froude Laboratory, National Physical Lab oratory, Teddington, Middlesex. Private address: 8 Cole Park Road, Twickenham. Career: Educ.: Royal Dockyard Schools; Royal Naval College, Greenwich. R.C.N.C. and Assistant to R. E. Froud for five years; professional secretary to Director of Naval Construction, 1908-10; now engaged on research work.
BAKER, H. Wellstood. A.0.G. B.Sc. (Eng.) Hons., A.M.I.Mech.E. Technical Engineer, Triplex Safety Glass Co., Ltd., King's Norton, Birmingham.
BAKER, H. Wright. D.Sc., A.M.I. Mech.E, M. A.E Lecturer in Engineering, The University, Manchester, 13. Private address: 12, Fairfax Avenue, Manchester, 20. Author of numerous papers dealing with researches on the Internal Combustion engine, etc., published in the Proceedings of the I.Mech.E. and I.Aut.E., and the Philosophical Magazine.
BAKER, Henry. M.Sc. (Manchester), Ph.D. (Birmingham), A.M.Inst.C.E., A.M.Mech.E Principal, West Ham Municipal College, Romford Road, London, E. 15. Private address: 72 The Charter Road, Woodford Green, Essex. Career: Manchester University 1912-15; Engineering Works 1915-20; University Lecturer (Birmingham and Newcastle-on-Tyne) 1920-29; Head of Department of Civil and Mechanical Engineering, Sunderland Technical College, 1929-34; Principal, Norwich Technical College 1934-36; member of Council North East Coast I.E. & S. 1928; Vice-President Norwich Engineering Society 1936.
BAKER, John. A.M.Inst. C E Managing Director, Clyde Crane & Booth, Ltd. Business address: Joseph Booth & Bros., Rodley, Leeds.
BAKER, John Austin. M.I.Mech.E,. M.I.A.E F.0.W.A. Transport Manager, Pilkington Bros., Ltd., Glass Works, Transport Depot & Central Workshops, Canal Street, St. Helens. Private address: Caer Urfa, Grange Drive, Eccleston Hill, Nr. St. Helens. Career: Transport Manager, South Shields Corporation Transport; Chief Technical Assistant, Manchester City Transport; M. T. Workshop Officer, R.A.S.C.; Pupil, C.M.E.'s Dept. L.M. & S. Railway (formerly L. & Y. Railway); Technical Institute, Hanvich; University of Liverpool.
BAKER, Professor John F. M.A., Sc.D D.Sc., Assoc.M Inst C E. (Telford Medal. Telford Premium. Howard Quinquennial Prize), M.I. Struct.E. Professor of Civil Engineering, University of Bristol. Private address: 1, Tyndall Avenue, Bristol, 2. Age: 37. Career: Technical Officer Royal Airship Works, Cardington; Scientific Officer, Building Research Station, Watford; Technical Officer, Steel Structures Research Committee.
BAKER, Eng. Commr, Reginald H. R.I.N., ret., Engineer and Secretary, Mackay's Glasshouse Properties, Ltd., Wimborne, Dorset. Private address: Deolali, Church Road, Broadstone, Dorset. Age: 55.
BAKER, W. F. B.Sc. (Eng.), A.M.I.E.E. Research and Development Engr., Switchgear, The General Electrical Co., Witton, Birmingham. Private Address: 143 Grange Road, Erdington, Birmingham. Age: 30. Career: King Edward VII Grammar School Birmingham; Birmingham Univ. (I.E.E. Salomons Scholarship); B.Sc. (1st Cl. Hons.) B.I. Cables; G.E.C. since 1930.
BAKEWELL, F. J. A.M.I.E.E. Private Address: Summerseat, Shepreth, Royston, Herts. Age: 65. Career: Merchant Taylor's Sch.; City and Guilds; W. H. Allen & Co.; Bellis & Morcom; Asst. to T. L. Miller, Consultant, Liverpool; Asst. to Kennedy & Donkin; Managing Director, Morris & Lister (London) Ltd.; Chief Elect. Engr., H.M. Factory, Avonmouth (War); Engr. Thames Haven Oil Wharves; Engr., Oil Depot, Morocco; Managing Director, Shrosberry, Bakewell, Ltd.
BALDWIN, L. L. A.M.I.E.E. Deputy Engr. and Manager, The Ahmedabad Electy. Co., Ltd., Ahmedabad, India. Private Address: c/o 3 Magdalen Road, Bexhill, Sussex. Career: Lindisfarne Coil., Westcliff; Tonbridge School; Faraday House (Silver Medallist and Hons. Diploma).
BALDWIN, R. A.M.I.E.E. Tech. Editorial Asst., "Electrical Times." Private Address: Belmont Hotel, Highbury New Park, N.5. Age: 34. Career: Studentship with Eastbourne Electy. Supply Under taking and subsequently as Jnr. Engr., 9 years.
BALDWIN, Robert A. M.Eng., Assoc.M.Inst.0.E. Proprietor, R. A. Baldwin & Co., Engineers Agents, 4, Chapel Walks, Manchester, 2. Private address: Woodley, Ashton Lane, Ashton-on-Mersey. Career: University of Liverpool; Mather & Platt, Ltd., Manchester (Apprent.); Hans Renold, Ltd.; Browett, Lindley & Co., Ltd.
BALE, Anthony Powis. A.1‘1. Mech.E. Freelance Technical Journalist. Private address: Amberley, Ember Court Rd., Thames Ditton, Surrey. Age: 55. Career: Editor, British Machine Tool Engineering; Consultant, Woodworking Machinery; Contributor to most leading technical journals, "Engineering, " "Wood, " "Autocar, ' &c., &c., &c. Author of "Sawmills, " 7th Edition.
BALFOUR, Claud M. M.A., Assoc. M.Inst.C.E. Senior Scientific Officer, Research Department, Woolwich, S.E.18. Private address: 9, Rochester Way, Blackheath, S.E.3. Age: 48. Ed.: Charterhouse and Cambridge Univ., Pupil with Messrs. Yarrow & Co., Glasgow.
BALFOUR, George. M.P., J.P., M.I.Mech.E., M.I.E.E., Assoc.M.Inst. C.E. Founder and Chairman Balfour, Beatty & Co., 66, Queen Street, London, E.C.4. Private address: Elmstead Lodge, Chislehurst, Kent. Chairman of Power Securities Corp., Ltd.; prominent in construction and finance of electricity and power undertakings.
BALFRE, Xavier Henry. A.M.I. E.E. Meter Superintendent, Borough of Willesden Electricity Dept., 296, Willesden Lane, N.W. Private address: 21, Chatsworth Rd., Chiswick, W.4. Age: 48. Career: Educ.: Clapham College, London, S.W.; Polytechnic, Regent Street; Junior Assistant Engineer, Borough of Willesden; Sub-Stn. Attendant, Metropolitan Railway; Shift Charge Engineer, Assistant Distributing Engineer, and Sub-Stn. Superintendent, Borough of Willesden.
BALFRY, John C. K. M.I.Mech.E. Works Engineer and Engineer-Representative, C. & W. Walker, Midland Iron Works, Donnington, Wellington, Shropshire. Private address: `Stapenhill, ' Christine Avenue, Wellington, Shropshire. Career: Leeds University; training Manning, Wardle & Co., Loco. Engineers, Leeds. Draughtsman and Leading Draughtsman at various works including English Electric Co., Ltd., Rugby.
BALL, Edmund Bruce, J.P. (Ayr), M.I.Mech.E.(Vice-Pres.), Wh.Ex. Managing Director Glenfield & Kennedy, Ltd., Kilmarnock. Private address: Eldo House, Monkton, Ayrshire. Also Director of British Pilometer Coy., London, and Hydrautomat, Ltd., London.
BALL, Edmund Bruce, Junr. M.A. (Cantab.), A.M.I.Mech.E., A.M.I.E.S. Associate Member South African Soc. of Civil Engs. Sales Manager, Glenfield & Kennedy, Ltd., Kilmarnock. Private address: 3, Fullarton Drive, Troon, Ayrshire. Age: 34. Career: Apprenticeship with G. & J. Weir, Ltd., Cathcart, and Glenfield & Kennedy, Kilmarnock; Royal Technical College, Glasgow and Mech. Sciences Tripos, Cambridge. Club: Oxford and Cambridge.
BALL, Ernest W. Assoc.1\1-.Inst.0.E F.S.I., Registered Architect. In practice as Civil Engineer, Architect and Surveyor, specialising in Valuations, Development of Building Estates and Sewerage, 15, Hoghton Street, Southport. Private address: "The Pantiles," 1, Selworthy Road, Birkdale. Age: 55. Career: Liverpool University; articled, Goodison, Atkinson & Fonde, Liverpool; Partner in firm of Cuddy & Ball, Liverpool; 5 years, Land Valuation Department, Inland Revenue.
BALL, Frederick C. B.Sc., Assoc. M.Inst.C.E. Chief Engineering Assistant, Borough Engineers Dept., Southall, Town Hall, Southall, Middlesex. Private address: 15, Osterley Park Road, Southall, Middx. Age: 32. Previous appointments: Assistant Engineer, Surrey County Council, 1929-1932; Engineering Assistant, G. P. Trentham, Ltd., Public Works & Civil Engineering Contractors, 1927-1929.
BALL, Johnson. B.Sc.(Eng.), 1st class Hons., London, Assoc.M.C.T., A.M.Mecti.E, A.I. I. A. Principal, The Technical School, Halesowen, Worcs. (since Nov. 1938). Private address:" Longridge, ' Carter's Lane, Quinton, Nr. Birmingham. Age: 37. Tech. Ed.: Warrington Technical Institute & Manchester College of Technology. Career: Engineer-apprentice, Pearson & Knowles C. & I. Co., Ltd., Warrington, 1915-22 Draughtsman at Pearson & Knowles C. & I. Co., Ltd., (now The Lancashire Steel Corporation) Warrington, 1922-27; Saunders & Taylor, Ltd., 1927-28; T. & T. Vicars, Ltd., 1928-29; Parttime Head of Engineering Dept., Warrington Technical Institute,192629; Full-time Lecturer in Mech. Eng. St. Helens Mun. Tech. School, 192934. Head of Mech. Eng. Dept., St. Helens Mun. Tech. School, 1935-38.
BALL, Reginald Donahoe. A.M.I. E.E., A.Am.I.E.E. Chief Elect. Designer (Industrial), English Electric Co., Phoenix Works, Bradford. Private Address: 19 Hampton Road, Blackpool, Lancs. Age: 38. Career: Manchester Sch. of Tech.; Lancs. Dynamo and Motor Co. (trainee); 1922, Dick, Kerr Works, Preston; Central Design Dept., English Electric Co., London; 2 years, Personal Asst. to Chief Elect. Designer; part-time Demonstrator, Polytechnic, Regent Street; part-time Lecturer, Univ. Coll., London; Personal Asst. to Chief Consulting Engr., Stafford; present post. Inventor or Co-inventor of over 30 patents. Speaks fluent Tech. German. Served with R.N.V.R. 1917-19.
BALL, Richard Dennis. A.M.I Loco.E. Progress and Inspection Assistant, L.M.S. Rly., C.M. & E.E. Dept., L.M.S.R., Derby. Private address: "Fernside," Castle Hill, Duffield, Derbyshire. Age: 27. Career: Ed.: King's School, Bruton; Premium Apprentice and Pupil, Crewe Loco. Works, L.M.S.1928-1932.
BALL, W. A.M.I.Mech.E. Manager of Brewery Dept., J. & E. Hall, Ltd., Dartford Ironworks, Dartford, Kent. Private Address: Lynton Cottage, Hartley, Longfield, Kent. Age: 39. Career: Apprent., J. & E. Hall Ltd., 1915-20; training in Works, D.O., and Dartford Tech. Coll.; period with R. Engineers in France; further experience in D.O., erection of plant and design of all types of Refrign. and Sales Work, finally taking charge of Brewery Section with Design, Sales, etc., responsibility.
BALLARD, Arthur L. B.Sc., Assoc.M.Inst.C.E., A.M. I.E.E. Assistant Mechanical Engineer, New Consolidated Goldfields. Business address: 49, Moorgate. Private address: 233, West Barnes Lane, Motspur Park, New Malden, Surrey. Age: 50. Career: Faraday House (Hons. Diplomas & Gold Medal, Electrical Engr.); 3 years Lecturer, South Africa School of Mines; 6 years Central Mining & Investment Corpn., Johannesburg; 3 yrs. Assistant to L. B. Wilmot, M.Cons.E., Consulting Engineer, Johannesburg; 2 yrs. Manager, Structural Dept., Dowson & Dobson, Johannesburg; 3 yrs. Ass. Engr., Selection Trust, London.
BALLARD, F. L. M.C., A.M.I.E.E. Manager, Welding Sales Dept., Fuller Elect. and Mfg. Co., Ltd., Fulbourne Road, Walthamstow, E.17. Age: 43. Career: Cranleigh School and City and Guilds Tech. Coll., 1911-14; Served with Royal Naval Division Engineers, 1914-16 (Gallipoli France, and Flanders), Commissioned in 1916 to R.F.A.; Demobilised 1918, Lieut. Apprent., B.T.H., Rugby, 1920-23; Welding Engr., B.T.H. Co., Rugby, 1923-29; Welding Sales Engr., MetroVickers, Manchester, 1929-33; present position since 1933.
BALLARD, Gilbert A. Captain late R.E., O.B.E., M.Inst.C.E., M.Inst. M. & Cy.E., A.M.T.P.I., F.R.S.A. Engineer and Surveyor, Coulsdon & Purley U.D.C., Council Offices, Brighton Road, Purley, Surrey. Private address: Steepholme, Woodcote Grove Road, Coulsdon. Age: 50. Career: Birmingham Technical College; Borough Engineer and Surveyor, Grantham, 7 years; Borough Surveyor, Tamworth, 1 year; Served on the Headquarters Staff XIX Army Corps France as Field Engineer; Assistant Borough Engineer & Surveyor, Guildford, 5 years; Engineering Assistant, York, 2 years and Birmingham 6 years. Present appointment since 1927.
BALLARD, Maxwell. M.N.E.C. Inst., M.I.N.A.(Honours Medallist). Shipbuilder, Swan, Hunter and Wigham Richardson, Ltd., Wallsend Shipyard, Wallsend-on-Tyne. Private address: 5, Tynedale Avenue, Monkseaton, Northumberland. Career: Apprenticeship, Robert Stephenson & Co., Ltd.; Chief of Technical Dept. Workman, Clark & Co., Ltd.; practised as Naval Architect—patentee of Arch System of Ship Construction; then Swan, Hunter and Wigham Richardson, Ltd.; former Member of Council N.E.C.Inst.
BALLS, Robert Minford. M.I.Mar. E., A.M.N.E.C.Inst.E.S., Extra 1st Class B.O.T. Cert. Surveyor, British Corporation Register of Shipping & Aircraft, Cleveland Buildings, Middlesborough, Yorks. Age: 32. Career: Armstrong College & Marine School of South Shields; Apprenticeship, Swan, Hunter & Wigham Richardson; Engineer in various vessels of Cairn Thompson Line; some time as Draughtsman at The Wallsend Slipway & Eng. Co., Ltd.
BAMBER, Graham R. B.Sc. (Honours), A.M.Mech.E. Assistant Editor "Colliery Engineering," Transport (1910), Ltd., 33, Tothill Street, S.W.1. Career: Apprentice and later technical writer Metropolitan Vickers Electrical Co., Ltd.; assistant editor "The Mechanical World"; I.Mech.E. Graduate's prizeman 1928 for paper on Automatic Boiler Control.
BAMBER, Leonard John. A.M. C.T., A.M.E.E. Senior Sales Engineer, Northern Area, Ferguson Pailin, Ltd., Higher Openshaw, Manchester. Private address: 5, Harrow Drive, Sale. Cheshire. Age: 36. Career: Manchester School of Technology; L.M.S. Railway, Horwich (Apprent.); Works Supt., Switchgear Dept., Harland Eng. Co.: Parttime Lecturer in Elect. Eng. Railway Mechanics Inst., Horwich.
BAMBER, Robert S. Lieut., R.E. (Reserve of Officers), Miller Prizeman Inst.C.E., B.Sc., Assoc.M.Inst.C.E., M.I.Struct.E., A.I.Mech.E. Chief Engineer and Director, Tarran Industries, Ltd., Clough Road, Hull. Private address: "Ferndown," Westella Road, Kirkella, E. York. Career: Stockport Grammar School; University of Manchester; Yorkshire Electric Power Co., Ltd.; Lancashire County Council; The Foundation Co., Ltd.; Sir Lindsay Parkinson & Co., Ltd.
BAMFORD, F. A.M.I.Mech.E. Principal, F. Bamford & Co., Ltd., Marine Propellor Experts, Ajax Works, Stockport. Private Address: 23 Torquay Grove, Stockport. Age: 65. Career: Educ.: Higher Grade Secondary School and private tuition; apprent., Ellis Butterworth & Bros., Rochdale; 1894-95, 2nd Engr., Mersey Rubber Co., Warrington; 1895-99, Chief Engr., Lloyds Warehouses, Manchester; 1899-05, Consulting Engr., 1905-07, Engr.-Supt., Foreign Dept., Mather & Platt; 1907-10, Chief Engr., Central Rly., Chubut, Argentine; present position since 1911. Author of "High Speed Propellors for High Speed Boats."
BAMFORD, Herbert. A.M.Mech.E, A.M.E.E. Chief Engineer, Allscott Factory, British Sugar Corp., Ltd., Allscott, Wellington, Salop. Private address: The Cottage, Walcot, Salop. Age: 54. Career: Victoria College, Congleton; Harris University, Preston; Pupil, Dick Kerr & Co.; Outside Engineer with Dick, Kerr & Co.; Chief Engineer Sinai Mining Co.; Chief Engineer, Ascension Island Co.
BAMFORD, Lt.-Col. Robert George. V.D., M.I.Mech.E., M.I. Loco.E. Private address: Homestead, 7, Elgin Road, Sutton, Surrey. Career: Training: Lancashire and Yorkshire Railway (Loco. Dept.); then Madras Railway, subsequently Madras and Southern Mahratta Railway; retired as Deputy Loco, Carriage and Wagon Superintendent.
BAMFORD, T. A.M.I.E.E. Rolling Stock Supt., Southend Corp. Transport, 95 London Road, Southend-on-Sea, Essex. Age: 32. Career: Practical training including apprent. with English Electric Co., Ltd.; Educ.: Harris Inst., Preston; appointed to present position in May, 1936, after previous service with the Corp. as Maintenance Engr.
BAMPTON, Major John A. H. M.B.E., R.I.A.S.C., A.M.I.Mech.E. Supt. Road Transport, H. E. H. the Nizam's State Rly., Hyderabad, Deccan, India. Private Address: Brookfield, Fleet, Hants. -Age: 48. Late Indian Army Mech. Transport.
BANCROFT, H. D. A.M.I.E.E. Technical Draughtsman, Bradford Corporation Electricity Dept., 45-53, Sunbridge Rd., Bradford. Private address: 43, Lodore Avenue, Bradford.
BANCROFT, Walter. A.M.I.Mech. E., F.R.S.A. Assistant Mechanical Engineer, Engineering Dept., Royal Arsenal, Woolwich S.E.18. Private address: 2, Crossway, Pettswood, Kent. Age: 41. Career: Blackburn Technical College; Training with Howard & Bullough, Ltd., Accrington, Lancashire; Technical Engineer, Greaves, Cotton & Co., Ltd., Bombay, 1922-26; Technical Engineer, Balmer, Lawrie & Co., Ltd., Calcutta, 1927-31; Technical Engineer (Development), James Mackie & Sons, Ltd., Belfast, 1931-32; Managing Director "Brilite," 193236. Invented numerous improvements to textile spinning machinery.
BANKS, Arthur G. B.Eng., Assoc. M.Inst.0.E. Assistant to District Engineer, Bradford, L.M.S. Railway, 18, Peel Place, Bradford. Age: 51. Technical Education and Training: Liverpool University. Has held various engineering posts with L. & Y. and L.M.S. Railways.
BANKS, Walter. Assoc.M.Inst.C.E. Consulting Engineer (Road Construction, Water Works, Sewerage and Street Works), 23, Hooley Range, Heaton Moor, Stockport. Age: 74.
BANNER, Edgar H. W. M.Sc., M .E.E., F.Inst.P. and member of Br. Inst. Radiology. Advisory Electrical Officer, Armaments Inspection Department, Royal Arsenal. Woolwich, S.E.18. Private address: Mustapha, Wansunt Road, Bexley, Kent. Career: Birmingham University, degree course in electrical engineering, and 1 year post-graduate research; G.E.C. Research Laboratories, Wembley, Research assistant; Ferranti Ltd., Hollinwood, Chief Instrument Designer; Salford Electrical Instruments Ltd. (G.E.C.), Instrument engineer, and technical publicity.
BANNERMAN, G. H. M. A.M.I.E.E. Asst. Mech. Engr., Chief Engr.'s Dept., Royal Gun Powder Factory, Waltham Abbey. Private Address: 18 Gwalior House, Chase Road, Southgate, N.14.
BANNISTER, A. B.Sc. (Eng.), A.M.I.E.E. Engineer, Metropolitan-Vickers Elect. Co., Ltd., Manchester. Private Address: 12 Warwick Drive, Hale, Altrincham, Ches. Age: 49. Career: Leeds Univ.; British Westinghouse Co.; War Service, 1914-19.
BANNISTER, Charles O. M.Eng., A.R.S.M, F.C., M.Inst.M.M. Professor of Metallurgy, The University, Liverpool. Private address: Northstead, New Brighton, Ches. Career: Bessemer Medallist, Matthey Prizeman and Honours Associate of Royal School of Mines; Head of Metallurgy Dept., Sir John Cass Technical Inst., 1903-19; Consultant with Messrs. Riley and Harbord, 1913-20. Vice-President Society of Chem. Ind.; Member of Council, Inst. of Mining and Metallurgy. Author of numerous contributions to journals of Iron & Steel Inst., Inst. of Metals, Inst. M. & M.
BANNISTER, Harold. A.M.I.E.E. Assistant Engineer, Central Electricity Board, Trafalgar Buildings, 1, Charing Cross, S.W.1. Private address: 40, Kingsmead Avenue, Worcester Park, Surrey. Age: 39. Career: Leeds Univ. (Diploma Elec. Eng.); Morley Elec. Eng. Co., Ltd. (apprent.); Yorkshire Elec. Power Co., Substation Construction Supt.; service in Royal Navy.
BARBER, B. A.M.I.E.E. Consulting and Contracting Elect. Engr., 90 Bridge Road, Oulton Broad, Lowestoft. Age: 64. Career: 2 years Marine Engr. at sea; 4+ years on construction and operation of steam and electric launches with H. Bowen Ltd., Regent Street, London; 5 years Elect. Engr., Webley Scott Revolver and Arms Co., Ltd.; 16 years Engr. and Manager, Oulton Broad Elect. Supply Co.; 4 years Engr., Chambers Shipbuilding Co., Lowestoft.
BARBER, F. B.Sc., (Eng.), A.C.G.I., A.M.I.Mech.E. Director, The Walter Kidde Co., Ltd., Northolt, Mddx. Private Address: The Paddock, Chalfont St. Giles, Bucks. Age: 35. Ed.: Colet Court and St. Paul's School and City and Guilds Coll.; Apprent., Peter Hooker Ltd.; subsequently with Fescol Ltd. (during 1926); with present company since Nov., 1926.
BARBER, John Harry. M.I. Mech.E., M.I.P.E. Local Director, Thos. Firth and John Brown, Ltd., Atlas & Norfolk Works, Sheffield. Private address: 42, Stumperlowe Hall Rd., Sheffield, 10. Career: Academic training: Manchester School of Technology. Apprenticeship with Sir W. G. Armstrong, Whitworth & Co., Ltd., Openshaw, Manchester.
BARBER, M. H. A.M.I.E.E. Eng. Representative, Bell Rudolph & Co., Chatham Buildings, 8 Chatham Street, Manchester, 1. Private Address: 14 South Terrace, Alderley Edge, Manchester. Age: 66. Career: Victoria Univ., Manchester; Apprent., General Electric Co., Ltd., Manchester; Principal, Donnison Barber & Co.; L.N.W. Rly. Telegraph Dept., Works Manager; Berrys Electric Ltd., Establishment Manager (Manchester).
BARBER, Colonel Richard Fuller. D.S.O., M.I.Mech.E., M.A.Eng R.A.R.O. Private address: 8, Keswick Road, Putney, S.W.15. Career: War Service, 1914-18 (France, Macedonia and Turkey. D.S.O. and mentioned in despatches thrice). 1928-32, A.D.0.S. (Tech.); 1934, O.C. Royal Army Ordnance Corps, Bovington; C.O. Mech. E. Aldershot Command, 1935-37.
BARBEY, Maurice F. Assoc.M. Inst.C.E. Designer (Structures) under W. K. Wallace, Esq., Chief Engineer, L.M.S. Railway, St. Pancras Chambers, London, N.W.1. Private address: 20, Worcester Court, Danes Gate, Wealdstone, Middx. Age: 27. Career: Northampton Technical College; Westminster Technical Institute, London; Apprentice, District Engineer, L.M.S., Northampton; Draughtsman, D.E. Office, Northampton.
BARBOUR, George F. A.M.I.E.E. L.M.S. Rly., Signal and Elect. Dept., Buchanan St. Station, Glasgow, C.2.
BARBOUR, Ralph Henry. M.A., A.M.I.E.E. Chairman, Elect. Apparatus Co., Ltd., and Bray, Markham & Reiss, Ltd., E.A.C. Works, St. Albans. Private Address: Westwick House, Leverstock Green, Hemel Hempstead. Age: 54. Ed.: Charterhouse and Trinity Coll., Cambridge; 2 years with G.E.C. of America, at Schenectady, Utica and Lynn. Author of "The Cure of Unemployment."
BARCLAY, Sidney Fraser. D.Sc., Ph. D., M.Inst.0.E Director, Mather & Platt, Ltd., Park Works, Newton Heath, Manchester. Private address: Ashdene, Sherwood Av., Sale, Cheshire. Ed.: Manchester, London & Leipzig Universities. Previously Technical Adviser to Vickers, Ltd., Sheffield.
BARCLAY, W. R. O.B.E., A.M.I.E.E. Formerly Consulting Metallurgist, The Mond Nickel Co., Ltd., Thames House, Millbank, S.W.1. Deceased 16/9/38.
BARD, Laurence P. A.K.C., B.Sc. (Eng. ), Assoc.M.Inst.C.E. Assistant Engineer, Herts County Council, Hatfield. Private address: 18, Longcroft Avenue, Harpenden, Herts. Age: 38. Career: St. Georges School, Harpenden; Kings College, London. Engineering Assistant Siemens Bros., Woolwich, Messrs. Rendel, Palmer & Tritton, Dorman, Long & Co., and Sir Alexander Gibb & Partners.
BARDSLEY, Frederick. B.Sc. Tech. (Hons.), Assoc.M.Inst.0.E., Assoc.M.Inst.M & Cy.E. Engineering Assistant, City Engineer, Town Hall, Manchester. Highways Department, Town Hall, Manchester. Private address: 37, Barwell Road, Ashton-on-Mersey, Ches. Age: 31. Career: Faculty of Municipal Engineering, Manchester University, 1924-7 and subsequent training at Irlam U.D.C.; Technical Assistant to Borough Surveyor and Engineer, Irlam U.D.C., 1927-9.
BARFIELD, E. P. A.M.I.E.E. Chairman and Mng. Dir., of Wild Barfield Electric Furnaces Ltd.; Director of G.W.B. Electric Furnaces Ltd.; Elecfurn Warks, North Road, Holloway, London, N.7., England.
BARFIELD, Robert Harry. M.Sc. A.C.G.I., A.M.I.E.E. Senior Scientific Officer, Radio department, National Physical Laboratory, Slough, Bucks. Private address: Boundary Meadow, Stoke Poges, Slough, Bucks. Age: 43. Career: Imperial College of Science and Technology, South Kensington, 1913-14 and 1919-20; Lieutenant, R.E. (Signals) 1915-1918; Marconi Wireless Telegraph Coy. 1920-21; Then present appointment.
BARFORD, F. C. A.M.I.E.E. Elect. Sales Engr., B.T.H. Co., Ltd., 53 Pitt Street, Glasgow. Career: Rugby Coll. of Tech. and Arts; Apprent., B.T.H. Co., Ltd.
BARKER, Arthur Henry. B.A., B.Sc.(Lond.), Whitworth Scholar (Senior), M Inst.0.E, M. I. Mech E, M.I.H.V.E., M.Cons.E. Consultant (Heating and Ventilating), 100, Victoria Street, Westminster, S.W.1. Private address: Oakhill House Beckenham. Career: Universities of Leeds and of Wales; full apprenticeship (mechanics, hydraulic and locomotive); head draughtsman 2 years; assistant works manager, managing director; heating and ventilating engineering; consulting engineer. Books: "Barker on Heating," "Works Management," "Differential and Integral Calculus, " "Locomotive Design." Club: Junior Carlton.
BARKER, Edward A. M.C., M.I.E.E. Borough Electrical Engr. & Inspector of Public Lighting, County Borough of Barnsley, Electricity Works, Barnsley. Private address: 16, Kensington Rd., Barnsley. Career: Technical College, Birmingham; Walsall Electrical Coy., Ltd.; 1898-99 Outdoor Assistant Walsall Corp. Electricity Dept.; 1899-1900 Junior Assistant Hull Corp. Electricity Dept.; 1900-1903, Chief Assistant Barnsley Corp. Electricity Dept.; 1903 to date present appointment.
BARKER, John H. M.I.Mech.E. Managing Director, Thos. R. Ellin (Footprint Works) Ltd., Sheffield, Footprint Works, Sheffield. Private address: 8, Taptonville Road, Sheffield, 10. Career: Ellesmere College, Shropshire; Apprenticeship, Hudswell Clarke & Co., Ltd., Leeds; Yorkshire College, Leeds. Technical Director, Sheffield Steel Products, Ltd.; Managing Director, • Moses, Eadon & Sons, Ltd., W. K. & C. Peace, Ltd., Oxley Bros., Ltd, Taylor Bros. (Saws) Ltd.
BARKER, John H. M.I.Mech.E. (Council), M.Inst.C.E., M.I.E.E. (30 years). Company Director, England and India, 250 Myton Road, Warwick. Career: Pupilage, N.E. Rly. Co. Loco. Works, and Robt. Stephenson & Co.; Eng. Lecturer, Durham Coll. of Sc.; Res. Engr., Newburn Bridge, Tyne; Gen. Manager and Engr., Cambridge Elect. Supply Co.; Gen. Manager, C. A. Parsons & Co.; Managing Director, Birmingham Metal and Munition Co., and of Bayliss, Jones & Bayliss (Ironmasters); Gen. Manager, Greenwood & Batley. Retired from executive posts in 1928. Patents (jointly with Sir Alfred Ewing): Elec. meters; patented machinery for Admiralty cordite factory, ammunition machinery, and detonators.
BARKER, Llewellyn H. M.A. (Cantab.), A.M.I.Mech.E. Chief Engineer, I.C.I. (Casebourne 1926), Ltd., Billingham-on-Tees, Durham. Private address: Norton Hall, Norton-on-Tees, Durham. Age: 37. Training: Cambridge University, 1923 1926; Workshops of Ruston & Hornsby 1920-1922.
BARLOW, Alfred Charles. F.R. Aero S, A. M.Mech.E Chief Engineer, Fairey Aviation Co., Ltd., Hayes, Middlesex. Age: 49. Ed.: Cambridge County School. Club: Royal Societies.
BARLOW, Cecil John Birtwistle. A.M.E.E. Chairman and Man.-Director, The Warrington Electrical Co., Ltd., 129-131, Bridge Street, Warrington, Lancs. Private address: Ravelstone, Lymm, Cheshire.
BARLOW, Harold Everard Monteagle. Ph.D.(Science), B.Sc.(Eng.), A.M.I.E.E., A.1VI.I.Mech.E., A.C.G. F.C. Senior Lecturer in Electrical Engineering & Sub.-Dean of Faculty of Engineering, University of London, Gower St., London, W.C.1. Private address: Penrith, 12, Higher Drive, Banstead, Surrey. Age: 38. Career: Diploma in Elec. Eng., City & Guilds College, Finsbury; Diploma & Eng. degree, University College, London; Engineer with East Surrey Ironworks, Croydon and Barlow & Young, Ltd.; Elec. Engineering Consultant to University College, London & to Barlow & Young Ltd. Holds British Patents for a High Frequency Valve Ammeter and for an electrical protective device applied to electric discharge tubes.
BARLOW, Major Thomas M. M.Sc. (Eng.), M.Mech.E., M.Inst. C.E., F.R.Ae.S. Director and General Manager, Fairey Aviation Co., Ltd., Stockport, Cheshire. Career: Educ.; Wrekin College. Trained: Birmingham University. Apprenticed: Siemens Dynamo Works, Stafford. Prior to War, held position on engineering staff of the Home Office; joined R.N.A.S. in 1915; Technical Officer (design, testing and experimental) throughout the War; Chief Technical Officer at Aeroplane Experimental Station at Martlesham, 1918-24; Chief Engineer Fairey Aviation Co., 1924-35; Director Fairey Aviation Co., Ltd., and Air Survey Co., Ltd. since 1928; Vice-President Royal Aeronautical Society, 1936-37.
BARNABY, K. C. B.Sc., M.N.A., A.C.G.I. Naval Architect, Messrs. John I. Thornycroft & Co., Ltd., Woolston Works, Southampton. Private address: "Abbeymead," Hamble, Hants. Career: Central Technical College, South Kensington 1904-1908; Pupilage, J. I. Thornycroft & Co., 1909-1911. Ship Draughtsman, Augustin Normand & Co., Le Havre, 1911-12; then with John Brown & Co., Clydebank 1913-1914; Assist. to Shipyard -Manager, Thornycrofts, 1916-1919; Chief Ship Draughtsman to Costeira Co., Rio de Janeiro, 1920-1923.
BARNARD, Roy M. B.Sc.(Hons.), Eng., A.M.I.E.E., A.M.I.R.E. Engineer on Telephone Transmission, Standard Telephones & Cables, Ltd., Connaught House, A ldwych, W.C.2. Private address: 175, St. Pauls Avenue, Kenton, Mddx. Technical Education: Brighton Technical College (1926-28) and training course (Standard Telephones and Cables, Ltd.), 1928-1929.
BARNES, Alfred A. M.Inst.C.E., Miller Prize, M.Inst.W.E., Two President's Premiums F.R.Met.Soc. Deputy Water Engineer, City of Birmingham Water Dept., Council House, Birmingham. Private addvess: Roscrowden, Frankley Lodge Road, Northfield, Birmingham. Career: City and Guilds Eng. College, 1901 to 1904; New Egyptian Co., Mallawi, Upper Egypt, 1904 to 1906; Assist. Eng. to G. H. Hill & Sons, Manchester, 1906 to 1919; With City of Birmingham Water Dept., 1919 to present time. Vice-Chairman, Birmingham & Dist. Assoc. of C. E.; Member Velocity Formulae Committee, Inst. C. E.; Member Hydrological Committee, Inst. W. E.
BARNES, Donald J. A.M.Inst.C.E. Assistant Engineer, Ministry of Transport, 12, Atholl Crescent, Edinburgh. Private address: 44, Drum Brae North, Barnton, Midlothian.
BARNES, Colonel Frank Purcell. D.S.0., 0.B.E., M.Mech.E., Classical Tripos; History Special, Cambridge. Address: c/o Lloyds Bank, 6, Pall Mall, S.W.1. Career: Double Exhibitioner; took Classical Tripos in second year of residence, and History Special in third year; joined A.S.C. as University Candidate, 1904; in South Africa, 1905-11; took up mechanical transport on return to England and became Senior M.T. Instructor, January, 1914; formed Base M.T. Depot on mobilisation; served European War, 1914-19; Chief Instructor Mechanical Transport School, Aldershot, 1920-23; Chief Instructor at Boys' Technical School, Chepstow, 1923-26; O.C. R.A.S.C. Ceylon; transferred to Indian Army, 1928; A.D.T. Army Headquarters, India, 1929-30; Mechanical Transport Adviser, India Office, 1930-35; Colonel, 1934. From 1935 to 1937, Deputy Director of Transport, Indian Army; retired October, 1937.
BARNES, Frederick James. A.M. I.Mech.E. Technical Assistant, War Office— Directorate of Industrial Planning, M.T.P.E., Caxton House-West, Tothill Street, Westminster. Private address: 31, Montbelle Road, New Eltham, S.E.9. Age: 39. Career: The Woolwich Polytechnic; Practical Training: The Royal Ordnance Factories, Woolwich. Subsequently: 5 years Royal Ordnance Factories; 9 years, Chief Designer to Stream-line Filters, Ltd.; Lecturer at Woolwich Polytechnic in Mechanical Engineering Subjects.
BARNES, G. F. A.M.I.Mech.E. Chief Engr., Messrs. Sneyd Collieries Ltd., Burs lem, Stoke-on-Trent. Age: 42.
BARNES, George William. Lieut. Comdr. (E.), R.N.R., M.I.Mar.E. Chief Engineer, British Tanker Co., Ltd. Private address: 20, Pulcroft Rd., Hessle. Age: 42. Career: Municipal Technical College, Hull; Earle's Shipbuilding & Eng. Co., Ltd., Hull (apprent.); 1914-1916, Signal Section, 11th Battn. East Yorks. Regiment; Engineer, Ellerman's Wilson Line, Hull, 1920-1926; obtained R.N.R. commission, 1926; Engineer in British Tanker Co's Motor Vessels since 1928.
BARNES, H. B.Sc., A.M.I.E.E. Chief Engr., Etherium Ltd., Terminal House, Grosvenor Gardens, S.W.1. Private Address: 91a Beaconsfield Road, Blackheath, S.E.3.
BARNES, Henry Wilfrid. B.Eng., A.M.Inst.C.E., M.Inst.Pet.Tech. Director, Asbestos.& Engineering Products, Ltd., Winchester House, Old Broad Street, E.C.2., and Director Oxley Engineering Co., Ltd. Private address: 30, Grimwade Ave., E. Croydon. Age: 46. Ed.: Sheffield University, Mappin Medal (Engineering). Formerly engaged on construction work in S. America and Technical work in connection with Oil and Petroleum industry.
BARNES, W. M.I.Mech.E. Business address: Ruston-Bucyrus, Ltd., Excavator Works, Lincoln. Private address: Roswill, Nettleham Road, Lincoln.
BARNES, William Henry. A.M.I. E.E., Ass.M.C.T. Assistant, II Scientific & Technical Pool, Admiralty Compass Observatory, Slough, Bucks. Private address: `Hatfield West,' The Grove, Slough, Bucks: Age: 30. Career: Ed.: Manchester College of Technology; Ferranti, Ltd., Engineer iic Metering Contracts for Central Elec. Board; Designer of Time Switches, etc. Several provisional patents.
BARNETT, Cecil Guy. C.I.E., F.C.H., A.M.Inst.C.E. Private Address: 11 Corringway, Ealing, W.5. Age: 56. Career: R.I.E. Coll., Coopers Hill; 1902, Asst. Engr., P.W.D., Burma; 1913, Exec. Engr., and 1918, Supt. Engr., New Delhi; 1921, Supt. Engr., Rangoon Circle, Burma P.W.D.; 1926, Chief Engr. and Sec., Govmt. of Burma, Buildings and Roads; retired from India P.W.D. 1930.
BARNETT, E. B. A.M.I.E.E. Asst. Station Supt., Stepney Borough Council, Limehouse Power Station. Private Address: 153 Rochester Way, Kidbrooke, S. E. 3. Age: 55. Career: Brighton Municipal Tech. School (Scholarship); Brighton Corp. Elect. Works, Student 3 years; Rochdale Corp. Electy. Works, Sub-station Attendant, 6 months, and Charge Engr., 10 years; Stepney Generating Station, Charge Engr., 14 years, and Asst. Supt., 6 years.
BARNETT, F. J. A.M.I.E.E. Private Address: 65 Woodstock Gardens, Blackpool, 5. Age: 47. Career: Higher Grade School, Hanley; Fenton School of Art; North Staffs. Rly. Elect. Dept., Stoke-on-Trent; Supt. of Telephones, Dominica, B.W.I.; Elect. Dept., F.M.S. Rlys.; Teacher at F.M.S. Rlys. Evening Class, Elect. Eng. (1st, 2nd, and 3rd year); Now retired.
BARNETT, Henry Eda r. M.Sc., A.C.G.I., D.I.C., A.M.I.E.E. Assistant Engineer, Engineer-in-Chief's Office, Post Office, St. Martinsle-Grand, E.C.1. Technical Education: City and Guilds (Eng.) College, 1926-1929; thereafter Canadian G.E.Co., 1929-1932.
BARNETT, James Rennie. 0.B.E., M.I.N.A., M.Inst.E. & S. Scotland, M.Shipwrights Soc. Senior partner, G. L. Watson & Co., Naval Architects & Yacht Designers, Glasgow; Consulting Naval Archt. to Royal National Lifeboat Institution; 147, Blythswood Street, Glasgow C.2. Private address: Westfield, Crookston, Renfrewshire. Born 1864. Ed.: Neilson Institution, Paisley; Technical College, Glasgow; Glasgow University.
BARNETT, R. H. A.M.I.E.E. Dist. Supt., Ayrshire Electy. Board, Kilmarnock. Private Address: 95 Low Glencairn Street, Kilmarnock. Age: 50. Career: Royal Grammar School and Armstrong Coll., Newcastle-on-Tyne; Rowland Barnett & Co., Ltd., Elect. and Mech. Engr.; R. & W. Hawthorn, Leslie & Co., Ltd.; Asst. Elect. Engr., New Russia Co., Ltd., Hughesovka, South Russia; Royal Engineer (Despatch Rider) during the war.
BARNETT, S. H. G. M.B.E., B.A., (Camb.), M.I.Mech.E. Chief Engineer, E. S. and A. Robinson, Ltd., Bristol. Private address: 2, The Avenue, Sneyd Park, Bristol. Career: Educ: Clifton College and Cambridge. Pupil at W. H. Allen & Son, Bedford. Present appointment since 1911, except loaned to Local Ministry of Munitions, 1915-18.
BARNETT, Vincent. A.M.I. Mech.E. Tech. Representative, Hick, Hargreaves & Co., Ltd., Soho Ironworks, Bolton. Private Address: 36 Church Road, Smithills, Bolton, Lancs. Age: 31. General tech. Educ., afterwards teaching at Bolton Tech. Coll.
BARNETT, W. A. A.M.I.E.E. Asst. Resident Engr., Ironbridge Power Station, West Midlands Joint Electy. Authority. Private Address: "Wharncliff," Wrekin Road, Wellington, Shropshire.
BARNEY, Capt. L. W. A.M.I. Mech.E., M.I.E.E., M. Assoc.Min. E.E. Engineer with Cable Co. Private Address: Walton, Woodhurst Lane, Oxted, Surrey. Age: 50. Career: trainee, Coates & Co., Belfast; pupil, Brush Elect Co., Loughborough; Elect. Engr., Pearson & Dorman in developing Kent coalfield; Engr. and Manager, S.E. Kent Elect. Power Co.; Engr., Richmond (Surrey) Elect. Light and Power Co.
BARNWELL, Frederick R. L. A.M. Inst.0.E. Resident Engineer (Construction Works), London & North Eastern Railway, Engineers Dept., King's Cross Station, N.1. Private culdress: 78, Belsize Park Gardens, N.W.3. Age: 30. Ed.: Repton School; Pupilage to C. J. Brown, Chief Engr., L. N. & E. Rly.
BARNWELL, Stephen D. M.I.E.E. Managing Director, Premier Garage (Worthing) Ltd., Findon Rd., Worthing. Private address: Elmfield, Findon Road, Worthing. Age: 55. Career: Educ.: Kings School, Canterbury and University College, London; Chief Outdoor Assistant Mechanical Engineer's Dept., Buenos Aires & Pacific Rly., Argentina.
BARRATT, Captain G. A. R.N., A.M.I.E.E. Private Address: Bryans Ground, Presteign, Radnorshire. Age: 46. Career: Torpedo Officer of H.M.S. Leviathan (1917), Emperor of India (1918), Delhi (1923), Vernon (1925). Squadron Torpedo Officer of 1st Battle Squadron (1927). Admiralty (1929).
BARRATT, John. A.M.Inst.C.E. Chief Engineer, Concrete Ltd., Grand Buildings, Trafalgar Sq., W.C.2. Private address: 5, Grange Hill, South Norwood, S.E.25. Age: 31. Ed.: Leeds University; Battersea Polytechnic; Westminster Technical Institute.
BARRATT, N. M. M.Sc.Tech., A.M.I.E.E. Asst. Lecturer in Elect. Eng., Coll. of Tech., Manchester (appointed Dec., 1937). Private Address: "Eastfield," Knowsley Road, Macclesfield, Ches. Age: 35. Career: Coll. of Tech., Manchester, 1922-25; awarded prize for final year's work; Asst. Elect. Designer, Harland Eng. Co. and Newton Bros. (Derby) Ltd.; Elect. Designer, Royce Ltd., Manchester; Asst. Lecturer Elect. Eng. Dept., Sheffield Univ., 1928-33; Lecturer, 1933-37.
BARRATT, Samuel Harry Hill. A.M.Inst.C.E., M.I.Loco.E., A.K.C. Director, J. W. Roberts, Ltd., Asbestos Mfrs., Leeds, and Becket, Laycock & Watkinson, Ltd., Engrs., London. Business Address: Bush House, Strand, London, W.C.2. Private Address: Westholme, Hollycrotf Avenue, Hampstead, N.W.3. Age: 69. Career: King's Coll., London; Pupil, Wm. Adams, Loco. Engr., L. & S.W. Rly.; afterwards in D.O.; Asst., Ferranti Ltd.; Engr. i/c. County of London and Brush Co. Station, City Road; Deptl Mgr., Office and Works, United Asbestos Co. and Bell's United Asbestos Co., now merged into J. W. Roberts, Ltd. Specialist, Sound and Heat Insulation.
BARRATT, Thomas W. A.M.Inst. C.E., M.Inst. Gas Engineers. Borough Gas Engineer, Corporation Gas Dept., Morecambe. Private address: "The Cedars," Hall Drive, Morecambe.
BARRELL, Kenneth Cecil. M.A. (Cantab.), A.M.I.Mech.E. Assistant to Chief Engineer, Associated Portland Cement Manufacturers, Ltd., Tothill St., S.W.1. Age: 42. Career: Oundle; South Midland Royal Engineers; Cambridge; Alfred Herbert Ltd. (Training); Alfred Herbert, Ltd.; Atritor Dept.; I.C.I. (F. & S.P.), Ltd., Billingham.
BARRELL, Noel C. C. A.M.Inst. C.E., F.R.A.I. Chief Assistant, Borough Engineers' Department, Municipal Buildings, Guildford. Private address: "Yaverland, " Chilworth, Guildford. Age: 35. Career: 1919-1922, H.M.S. Fisgard, Mechanical training Establishment, R.N.; 1922-1925, Articled pupil to Chartered Civil Engineer; Assistant Surveyor, Bury St. Edmunds B. Council; Engineering Assistant, Middleton, Lancs. B. Council; Engineering Assistant, Reading C. B. Council; Chief Assistant Messrs. A. P. I. Cotterell & Son, Westminster; Engineering Assistant, Oxford City Council.
BARRETT, A. H. A.M.I.E.E., B.Sc., A.C.G.I., D.I.C. Head, Elect. Eng. Dept., L.C.C. Wandsworth Tech. Inst., S.W.18. Private Address: 8 Parklands Road, Streatham, S.W.16. Age: 49. Career: Apprent., H.M. Dockyard, Portsmouth, 1902-08; Vickers-Armstrongs, 1914-17, on Submarine Elect. Construction; Tech. Officer, H.M. Forces, 1917-18; Univ. Lecturer, London Univ., 1923-31.
BARRETT, E. G. J. A.M.I.Mech.E. Senior Instructor in Eng., Municipal Tech. Coll., Portsmouth. Age: 57. Career: Apprent., Maudslay, Sons & Field, London; 6 years Naval Ordnance; 3 years Supt. Government Instructional Factory; at present Snr. Instructor in Eng.; Member of the Board of Examiners, City and Guilds of London Inst. Author of "Screw Cutting in the Lathe," and "Principles and Processes of Metal Plate Work."
BARRETT, George. B.Sc., A.M., Inst.0.E. Managing Director, John Middleton. Ltd., Builders & Contractors, 78, Hoyle Street, Sheffield, 3. Private address: "Oakdene, " 434, Whirlowda le Rd., Sheffield, 11.
BARRETT, George Edward. B.Sc. Tech., A.M.I.E.E. Consumers' Engineer, North Metropolitan Electric Power Supply Co., Northmet House, Southgate, N.14. Private address: 5, Bazile Road, Grange Park, N.21. Age: 41. Career: University of Manchester; Assistant Engineer, Yorkshire Electric Power Co.; Engineer and Manager, Electricity Distribution of North Wales & District, Ltd.; Deputy Engineer & Manager, North Wales Pcmer Co., Ltd. Has served on a number of British Standards and E.D.A. Committees.
BARRETT, Harold R. A.M.Inst. C.E. Chief Ratefixer and Process Engineer, Standard Motor Co., Ltd., (Aero Engines), Fletchamstead, Coventry. Private address: 73, Eachelhurst Rd., Erdington, Birmingham. Age: 34. Career: The Polytechnic, Woolwich; Engineering Apprentice, Royal Arsenal, Woolwich; Technical Assistant, Royal Small Arms Factory, Enfield 1930; Technical Assistant, Royal Arsenal, Woolwich, 1932.
BARRIE, George. c/o Barclay Curle & Co., Ltd., Shipbuilders, Glasgow. Representative of Institution of Naval Architects on British Corp. Register of Shipping and Aircraft.
BARRIE, Robert S. M.I.Mech.E Joint Managing Director, E. A. & H. Sandford, Ltd., Thames Iron Works, Gravesend. Private address: Singlewell Rd., Gravesend. Age: 52. Career: Dundee Technical College. Drawing office:—John Brown & Co., Ltd., Clydebank; Assistant Manager, Ferryhill Foundry, Aberdeen; Works Manager, Holyrood Iron Wks., Southampton.
BARRINGER, K. A. A.M.I. Mech.E. Private Address: Tylehurst, Sion Hill, Bath. Retired.
BARRON, Arthur Douglas. Recipient of Jubilee Medal, F.R.San.1., F .S.E., M.Inst.M & Cty.E., M.Inst. W.E., L.R.I.B.A., A.M.T.P.I. Architect, Surveyor & Engineer to the Minehead U.D.C.; Surveyor to the Minehead Joint Advisory Town Planning Committee, 39, Blenheim Road, Minehead. Private address: 51, Irnham Road, Minehead. Career: Articled Pupil to Col. A. E. Prescott, D.S.O., M.Inst.C.E. (formerly Borough Engineer & Surveyor of Douglas, Isle of Man); 1904-5, Assistant, 1905-15, Deputy, and 1915-19, Borough Engineer & Surveyor, Douglas. Former Vice-President of the Institution of Sanitary Engineers; Member of The Board of Examiners of the Institution of Sanitary Engineers.
BARRON, Sidney N. 0.B.E., M.C., Chevalier Legion d'Honneur, B.Sc., A.M.Inst.0.E., M.Inst.Structl.Eng., P.A.S.I. Civil Engineer, Technical Dept., Cement Marketing Coy., Ltd., Portland House, Tothill St., London, S.W.1. Private address: Cudham Court, Cudham, near Sevenoaks, Kent.
BARRY, John McClure. A.M I. Mech.E. Partner, Messrs, W. E. Bullick & Co., 137a, Royal Avenue, Belfast, N. Ireland. Private addfess: 14, Castle Av., Donegall Park, Belfast. Career: College of Technology, Belfast; took Local Engineering Scholarship; Apprenticeship and early years, Davidson & Co., Ltd., Sirocco Eng. Wks., Belfast. Is Member of Council & Hon. treasurer Belfast Association of Engrs.
BARSDORF, L. W. A.M.I.E.E. With The General Electric Co., Ltd., Magnet House, Kingsway, W.C.2.
BARSON, H. A.M.I.E.E. Charge Engr,, Sheffield Corp. Electy. Dept. Private Address 9 Chiltern Road, Hillsborough, Sheffield. Career: Educ.: Leigh Grammar School and Manchester Coll. of Tech.; Previously with Warrington, Leigh, Bury and Dover Corp's. Elect. Depts.
BARSTOW, Henry. M.I.Mech.E. Engr. on own account, 517 Chester Road, Manchester, 16. Private Address: 604 Stretford Road, Manchester. Age: 76. Career: Chief Draughtsman and Works Manager, Ormerod, Grierson & Co., Ltd., Manchester for about 35 years, before commencing on own account about 15 years ago.
BARTER, Ronald H. P. B.Sc. (Eng.), A.M.Inst.C.E., A.C.G.I. Engineer-Agent, Limmer & Trinidad Lake Asphalt Co., Ltd., 45, Hope Street, Glasgow, C.2. Private address: 24, Cambridge Park, Twickenham, Middlesex. Age: 31. Career.: City and Guilds (Eng.) College, 1928-30; 34 years with British Reinforced Concrete Eng. Co., Ltd., Stafford; Two years with L. & T. L. A. Co., Ltd., in England and abroad, and various short spells in works abroad, previous to 1930; Assistant Engineer with J. L. Kier & Co., Ltd.; Dredging & Construction Co., Ltd., King's Lynn; Assistant Engineer with J. D. & D. M. Watson on Surveys for Drainage Schemes in Palestine and E. Middlesex.
BARTLAM, R. A. A.M.I.E.E. Control Engr., Central Electy. Board, (Central England Area). Private Address: 37 Cecil Road, Erdington, Birmingham. Age: 49. Career: Educ.: Wakefield Grammar School and Leeds Univ.; Training, Messrs. Bradley & Craven, Mining Engrs., Wakefield, and Wakefield Corp.; Appointment with Birmingham Corp. to Snr. Shift Engr.. Hams Hall Station, and to C.E.B., 1931.
BARTON, Edward G. C. M.I.E.E., F.R.G.Soc., F.R.Met.Soc. 29, The Ridgeway, Hempstead Road, Watford. Career: Otago University; _Karlsruhe Polytechnic School; Miller & Herbert (Edinburgh) Mechanical Engineering; Siemens Bros. (Electrical). Govt. Electrical Engineer, Queensland, 1886; Founder of the "City Electric Light of Brisbane and manager from 1896 to 1906. Now retired. President of Brisbane Technical College, 1905. Chairman: Decimal Association (London), 1937.
BARTON, Frederick Sherbrooke, M.A., B.Sc., M.I.E.E., F.Inst.P., F.Inst.R.E. Principal Technical Officer, Royal Aircraft Establishment, S. Farnborough, Hants. Foundation Scholar St. John's College, Cambridge, Nat. Sci. Tripos, Pt. II, Div. I. War service with Vickers, Ltd., Dartford, Kent, Sub-Lt., R.N.V.R., Capt. R.A.F.
BARTON, Jack Frank Kenyon. A.M.I.Mech.E. Depart ment a 1 Factory Manager, Dairy Supply Co., Ltd., Cumberland Ave., Park Royal, N.W.10. Private address: 11, Delamere Rd., Ealing, W. 5. Age: 32. Apprenticeship:—Vosper & Co., Ltd., Portsmouth. Inventions: Semi-automatic Pasting Machine; Semi-Automatic Counting and Packing Machine; Semi-Automatic Lid Packing Machine, etc., etc.
BARTON, John. B.Sc., M.Sc.Tech., A.M.I.Mech.E. Chief Mechanical Engineering Assistant, Dagenham Urban District Council, Civic Centre, Dagenham, Essex. Private address: 149, Lodge Avenue, Romford, Essex. Age: 32. Career: Ed.: Victoria University, Manchester, 1923-26, and College of Technology, Manchester, 1926-27; Student apprentice with Hick, Hargreaves & Co., Ltd., Bolton, 1927-29. Assistant engineer, British Celanese Ltd., Spondon, 1929-30.
BARTRAM, Joseph Henry. A.M. I. Loco. E, A.Inst.P., Medalist, City & Guilds Mechanical Engineering. Leading Draughtsman, Hudswell, Clarke & Co., Ltd., Railway Foundry, Hunslet, Leeds. Private address: 107, St. Anne 's Road, Leeds, 6. Career: Beyer, Peacock & Co., Ltd., Gorton; The Hunslet Engine Co., Ltd., Leeds. During War served in R.A.M.C. (T.) and technical section of Royal Air Force. Inventor of "Bardrip" Patent Anti-Drip Device.
BARTRAM, Lt.-Col. R. A. M.C., T.D., J.P., M.I.N.A., M.I. NorthEast Coast Engineers & Shipbuilders. Chairman and Man. Director, Bartram & Sons, S. Dock, Sunderland. Private address: Shotton Hall, Castle Eden, Co. Durham. Age: 44. Ed.: Armstrong College, Newcastle-on-Tyne.
BARTRUM, Eric R. A. M.Inst.C.E, A.0.G.I. Technical Officer (Physics & Instruments Dept.), Royal Aircraft Establishment, Farnborough, Hants. Private address: 98, Alexandra Road, Farnborough, Hants. Age: 45. Tech. Ed.: City & Guilds Institute: Central Technical College.
BARTY, Thomas P. W. 0.B.E., B.Sc., M.Inst.C.E Private address: Knockfarrie, Pitlochry, Perthshire. Career: Edinburgh University, 1898-1900; articled to Messrs. Formans & McCall, M.M. Inst.C.E., 1900-1904. Assistant Engineer with Messrs. Formans & McCall, 1904-1908; Assistant Engineer with South Indian Railway, 1908-1913; Lecturer in Civil Engineering, Gordon College, Khartoum, 1913-1930; Municipal Engineer, Khartoum, 19281930; now retired.
BASHAM, Bernard Hy. A.M.I. Mech.E., Whitworth Ex. (1912). Assistant Examiner, Engineer-in-Chief 's Department, Admiralty, S.W.1. Private address: 43, Longley Rd., Harrow, Middx. Age: 45. Ed.: Devonport Technical Schools; H.M. Dockyard School, Devonport; H.M. Dockyard, Devonport (Engineering Dept.).
BASSETT-LOWKE, Wenman J. M.I.Loco.E., M.J.Inst.E. Managing Director, Bassett-Lowke, Ltd., St. Andrew's Street, Northampton; originator of production of working scale models of rlys. and ships on a commercial basis. Private Address: "New Ways, " Weston Road, Northampton. Born: 1877. Career: All Saints' Comcl. School; Apprent., to his father in General Eng.; also 1 year, Crompton's Outdoor Staff; during apprent., was enthusiastic model-maker, and in 1898 began advertising models in "Model Engineer"; 1900, introduced "Black Prince" Locomotive; 1909, founded model-making business in conjunction with H. F. R. Franklin (first premises, 257 High Holborn); during 1914-18, firm engaged on manufacture of gauges, precision instruments and Admiralty models. Is a member of Northampton Town Council; member of Council of Design and Industries Assoc.; Vice-Pres., Inst. of Amateur Cinematographers; member and Past Pres., Northampton Rotary Club; Director, Northampton Repertory Theatre. Author of "Model Railways" and "The Progress of Transport by Water."
BASS-WALKER, Philip. A.M.I. Mech.E., M.I.E.C., Chartered Mechanical Engineer. Consulting Engineer, private practice. Private address: 20 Vulcan St., Bedford. Age: 38. Career: Bedford School Apprenticeship, Grosvenor Engineering Works, Bedford. (Draughtsman), Saunderson Tractor Co., Bedford; (Draughtsman), Vauxhall Motors, Luton, Beds.; (Designer-Draughtsman), Royal Airship Station, Cardington, R. 101; (Engineer), Marston Valley Brick Co., Lidlington, Beds.; Consulting Engineer, Messrs. W. T. Lamb & Sons, London. Designer, Associated Equipment for Mass Production of Bricks; Designer of BassWalker, Kiln, Cement Making Machinery; Internal Combustion Engines.
BASTOW, F. A.M.I.E.E. Telephone Engr., G.P.O., London. Private Address: 17 Shanklin Drive, Westcliff-on-Sea, Essex. Age: 56.
BATE, Edwyn E. H. M.C., B.Sc. (Eng.), Hons. 1st Chadwick Medal. A.M.Inst.C.E. Resident Engr., H.M. Office of Works, Wester Rossland, Bishopton, Renfrewshire. Private Address: Red Lodge, Alma Road, Reigate, Surrey. Age: 45. Career: Univ. Coll., London; Apprent., John Taylor & Sons, C.E.; Contractors' Agent on various contracts; Res. Engr., Chepstow Water Scheme and other works for H.M.O.W., 1919-22; Res. Engr., Farrer and Sultan Ibraham Reservoirs, Singapore, 1925-31.
BATEMAN, Edward H. M.A., B.Sc. (Eng.), A.M.Inst.C.E. (Telford Prem.), A.M.I.Struct.E. (London Bronze Medal). Chief Asst. Sec., The Inst. of Civil Engrs. Private Address: 54 Upper Richmond Road, S.W.15. Career: Wycliffe Coll.; Leys School; Trinity, Cambridge (former Snr. Sch., Eng.); pupil, Messrs. Rendel, Palmer & Tritton; 1929-30, Educ. Officer, R.A.F.; 1930-38, Lecturer in Civil Eng., Birmingham Univ. Originator of the Deformation Energy and Remainder Distribution methods for the analysis and design of engineering structures.
BATEMAN, W. T. Tallent. M.I.E.E., Mem.A.M.I.E.E. Resident Engr. representing Ferguson, Pailin Ltd., with Rice & Diethelm Ltd., P.O. Box 930, Maritime House, Johannesburg, South Africa. Career: Manchester Coll. of Tech.; Apprent., Schiele Union Eng. Co., Manchester, and P. R. Jackson & Co., Salford; British Westinghouse Elect. and Mfg. Co., Ltd., Chief Switchgear Engr.; Dorman & Smith Ltd., Director and Works Manager; Ferguson, Pailin Ltd., Manager Overseas. Specialises in Switchgear.
BATES, Darwin, Colonel T. D. D.L., J.P., M.I.E.E. Orchard House, Huyton, Liverpool. Age: 71. Career: City & Guilds & Polytechnic, 1884, 1887. 1884-1890, India Rubber G. P. & Telegraph Coy.; 1891-1895, Mains Supt., City of London E. L. Coy.; 1896-1933, Works Manager, Prescot Works, British Insulated Cables, Ltd. Now retired. 1891 Patentee, High Tension Fuse; 1900, Inventor, Water seal type Annealing Furnace for non-ferrous metals.
BATES, Harry Noel. M.I.Mech.E.. A.M.Ae.E. Managing Director, Specialloid, Ltd., Friern Park, N. Finchley, N. 12. Private address: Steep Park, Jarvis Brook, Sussex.
BATESON, Ernest. A.M.Inst.C.E., A.M.Inst.Struct.E. Senior Assistant Engineer, Steel Bridge Department, Rendel, Palmer & Tritton, Consulting Chartered Civil Engineers, 55, Broadway, Westminster, London, S.W.1. Private address: "Hillcrest," Holmwood Road, Cheam, Surrey. Career: Ed.: Technical College, Bradford; College of Technology, Manchester. Structural designer, Redpath Brown & Co., Ltd., Manchester; During War, Designer water cooling plant for Munition Works, etc., The Davenport Engineering Co., Ltd.; Assistant Chief and later Chief Draughtsman, Aircraft Department, English Electric Co. Since War, Designer, Civil Engineering Dept., Sir William Arrol & Co., Ltd., Glasgow; Designer Colliery Plant, Robt. Heath & Low Moor, Ltd.; Rendel, Palmer & Tritton. Lecturer in "Steel Bridge Design, Westminster Technical Institute.
BATHO, Cyril. D.Sc., M.Inst.C.E., M.I.Struct.E. Professor of Civil Engineering, The University of Birmingham. Career: Fellow of Liverpool University, 1907-08; Lecturer in Civil Engineering, McGill University, 1908; Assistant Professor, 1911; Associate Professor, 1919; Professor of Civil Engineering, University of Birmingham, 1924; Assistant Designing Engineer New Quebec Bridge, 1912-13; Research Officer Canadian Machine Gun Corps, 1918; Technical Assistant R.A.E., 1918-19; member of the Steel Structures Research Committee, 1929-36; Author of various papers on Elasticity, Theory of Structures and Thermodynamics.
BATLEY, Henry. A.M.I.Mech.E., Grad.I.E.E. Assistant Repair & Maintenance Engineer, The London Power Company, Deptford, S.E.8. Private address: 8, Blackheath Rise, London, S.E.13. Formerly Draughtsman, Babcock & Wilcox, Ltd.
BATSON, Professor Reginald G. C. A.K.C.(Lond.), M.Inst.C.E. Telford Premium, George Stephenson Medal, M.1.Mech.E., Member of Council of Liverpool Engineering Society. Professor of Civil Engineering, University of Liverpool, Civil Engineering Dept., University of Liverpool. Private address: "Thelhalet," Kingsway, Gayton, Heswall, Cheshire. Phone: Heswall 669. Age: 53. Career: 1901 -4, King's College, University of London; 1904-8, Building Works Department, Woolwich Arsenal; 1908-1933, Principal Scientific Officer, Engineering Dept., National Physical Laboratory; 1933-1936, Principal Scientific Officer in Charge of the Road Research Laboratory of the Dept. of Scientific & Industrial Research. Specialises in Highway Construction and Properties of Materials of Construction. Book: "Mechanical Testing" by Batson & Hyde.
BATT, C. F. I. Lieut.-Comdr. (E..), R N R, A..I.N.A., M.Mar.E., Extra-First Class Engr., Board of Trade. Engineer to Cheshire Joint Board for the Mentally Defective, Cranage Hall, Holmes Chapel, Cheshire. Age: 36. Career: University Tutorial College, London; L.C.C. School of Engineering and Navigation, London, E. 14. Premium apprentice Marshall Sons & Co., Gainsborough; Improver, R. H. Green & Silley Weir of London; Engineer, P. & 0. Steam Navigation Co., 1924-31; Royal Navy as Lieut. (E.) R.N.R., 1931-32; Superintendent Engr. (Mech.) to Public Health Dept., Wandsworth, 1933 to 1936.
BATTEN, Edward. M.Mech.E., F.I.M.T. Retired. Private address: Street Cottage, Chiddingly, Lewes, Sussex. Age: 75. Career: Ed.: King's College, London, Engineering. Fredarick Walton's Mosaic Inlaid Linoleum Co., Ltd., 1895; Greenwich Inlaid Linoleum Co., Ltd., 1895-1899; Director, Barry, Ostlere & Shepherd, Ltd., 1900-1910; Consulting Engineer, Marine Linoleum Co., U.S.A., 1912-1926; also Consulting Engineer, Dominion Linoleum Co., Canada. Now retired. Inventor and patentee of Inlaid Linoleum machinery. President, Motor Agents Association, 1926.
BATTEY, Ernest P. A.M.I.Mech.E. Resident Engineer, The Burgess Hill Water Company, London Road, Burgess Hill. Private address: "Clevelands, " London Road, Burgess Hill, Sussex. Formerly with Worthington-Simpson.
BATTISCOMBE, H. G. A.M.I.E.E. Submarine Cable Telegraph Engr. Private Address: "Thrums," Epsom Road, Ewell, Epsom. Age: 53. Served in many of the Far East Cable Stations of Cable and Wireless Ltd. as Engr. and Manager. Retired.
BATY, James Elphinstone. F.R. S.A., A.M.I.Mech.E., A.M.I.E.E., M.I.P.E. Senior Partner, J. E. Baty & Company, 39, Victoria Street, London, S.W.1. Private address: "Greencroft," Old Farm Rd. E., Sidcup, Kent. Age:.53. Career: Armstrong College and Rutherford College, Newcastle-on-Tyne and Faraday House, London; 1st Honours and Gold Medallist Faraday House, 1907. Aluminium Corporation Ltd., 1908-1914 successively, Engineer at their Bauxite Mines in South of France, Superintendent of Electrode Works, Wallsend and Superintendent of their Reduction Works in North Wales; 1914-1918 Manager of the National Gauge Factory, Woolwich; 1918-1928 Manager, Pitter Gauge & Precision Tool Co., Ltd., Woolwich; 1928 onwards, on own account. Designer of Precision Measuring Appliances for Engineers. Member of several British Standard Technical Committees.
BAUMANN, Karl. M.I.Mech.E. Chief Mechanical Engineer and Director, Metropolitan-Vickers Electrical Co., Ltd., Trafford Park, Manchester. Private address: Lacey Oaks, Styal Road, Wilmslow, Cheshire.
BAUME, Henry. M.I.A.E., F.R.S.A. Works Manager, D. Napier & Son, Ltd., 211 The Vale, Acton, W.3. Private Address: 7 St. Dunstan's Gardens, Acton, W.3. Career:, Halifax Tech. School; Apprent., Wm. Asquith, Halifax; Foreman, Humber, Ltd., Coventry; Machine Shop Supt. and Asst. Works Manager, Arrol Johnson, Ltd.; Works Manager, Galloway Eng. Co., Kirkcudbright, and Cubitts, Aylesbury.
BAWTREE, E. B. Sc. (Eng.), A.M.I.E.E. Tech. Asst., W. T. Henley's Telegraph Works Co., Ltd., Contracts Dept., 11 Holborn Viaduct, E.C.1. Age: 41. Career: Watford Grammar Sch.; H.M. Forces, 1915-19, Artists Rifles, Comm. in Q.W. Rifles, Service, France; Faraday House, 1919-23; trained Daniel Adamson & Co., and S. Rly.; joined Henley's in 1923.
BAXTER, Charles. M.I.Mech.E., M.I.A.E., M.I.Mar.E., M.I.Loco.E., A.M.I.Min.E., M.I.R.E. (U.S.A.). General Manager, Walton Works, Amalgamated Dental Co., Ltd., Churchfield Road, Walton-on-Thames. Private Address: 22 Regnolruf Court, Walton-on-Thames, Surrey. Career: Belle Vue Sch., Bradford; Bradford Tech. Coll.; Regent St. Polytechnic; pupilage, Car Foster & Co., Gen. Engrs., Bingley; Elect. and Mech. Engr., G. Hodgson, Ltd., Bradford; on Maintenance Staff, Yorks. Elect. Power Co., Ltd., Thornhill Generating Station; Lecturer in Elect., 1VIech. and Automobile Eng., Motor Schools Inst., London; War service, Armoured Car Divn., R.N.A.S., and on Air Ministry Inspection Staff i/c Inspection and Aero Engine Testing at Sunbeam Motor Car Co.; Chief Draughtsman, Jas. Talbot & Davison, Ltd., on Automobile Design; and at Chas. Burrell & Co., Ltd., on Steam Loco. Design; Engr. and Manager, Co-operative Eng. Repair Depot, Bury; Works Manager and Director, Stentophone Ltd. (Automobile parts and accessories); Supt. of Testing Dept., Bean Motor Car Co., Ltd.; Engr. and Manager, Gledhill Weaving Machine Co., Ltd.; Chief Draughtsman, Clarke Atlas, Ltd., Elect. and Wireless Engrs.; Designer, The Magnacore Transformer Co., Ltd.; on Inspection Staff, Air Ministry, London Area. Has specialised upon design of machinery and apparatus for economical production; responsible for a large number of inventions and patents; frequent contributor to the Technical Press.
BAXTER, E. H. A.M.I.E.E. Private Address: 32 Court Drive, Waddon, Croydon, Surrey.
BAXTER, George. 0.B.E, M.Inst. C.E., M.Inst. W. E. Deputy Waterworks Engineer, Corporation of Edinburgh, 29, Waterloo Place, Edinburgh. Private address: 16, Ravelston Garden, Edinburgh, 4. Career: Technical and University Colleges, Dundee; Water Dept., Corporation of Dundee. Waterworks Engineer, Corporation of Dundee. Patentee, Pre-cast Joint for Water Pipes.
BAXTER, P. A.M.I.E.E., A.R.T.C. Meter Engr., The MetropolitanVickers Elect. Co., Ltd., Trafford Park, Manchester. Private Address: 20 Frances Street, Salford, 5, Lancs. Age: 30. Career: Grecian St. Central School, Salford; Royal Tech. Coll., Salford; Apprent., Instrument Maker, Metro-Vick.; Testing Equipment Design, Switchgear Draughting, Instrument, Meter and Relay Draughting. Instrument and Meter Design.
BAXTER, Robert Glover, M.A., A.M.Inst.C.E., F.S.I. Borough Engineer and Surveyor, Southend-on-Sea. Private address: 47, Crowstone Road, Westcliff-on-Sea. Career: Downing College, Cambridge. Deputy Borough Engineer, Luton; Assistant Borough Engineer, Brighton.
BAXTER-HOPWOOD, Charles Maitland. Diploma City & Guilds Finsbury Technical College, A.M.I. E.E. Electrical Superintendent, Elliott Bros. (London), Ltd., Century Works, Lewisham, London. Private address: 4, Broad Walk, Blackheath, S.E.3. Age: 35. Career: Apprenticeship, Messrs. Elliott Bros; Ed.: Finsbury Technical College. Technical Assistant G.E.C. Lamp Works, Hammersmith; Technical Assistant, Osram Technical Dept., G.E.C.; Visiting teacher in Electro-technology, South East London Technical College.
BAYLES, E. A. A.M.I.E.E., F.I.R.I. Manager of the Helsby Works, British Insulated Cables, Prescot. Private Address: The Oaks, Helsby, Warrington. Age: 63.
BAYLEY, B. C. M. B. E., A.M.I.E.E. Chief Elect. Engr. to John Player & Sons (Branch of Imp. Tobacco Co. Ltd.), Castle Tobacco Factory, Nottingham. Age: 49. Career: Educ.: Wolverhampton Grammar School; Training, Tech. School and Civil Engr., London; Apprent., Elect. Construction Co., Ltd., Wolverhampton; Asst. Engr., 17 years, B.T.H. Co., Ltd., Birmingham and Rugby, in Industrial Sales and Contract Depts.
BAYLEY, G. C. A.M.I.E.E. Dist. Mains Engr., Purley, County of London Elect. Supply Co., Ltd. Private Address: 38 Lansdowne Court, Purley, Surrey.
BAYLISS, A. A.M.I.Mech.E., A.M.I.A.E. Lecturer in Automobile Eng., Sheffield Univ. Private Address: 423 Ecclesall Road, Sheffield.
BAYLISS, Percival Samuel. Joint Managing Director, Bayliss Jones and Bayliss, Ltd., Monmore Green, Wolverhampton. Private address: "The Field," The Wergs, Nr. Wolverhampton.
BAYLY, C. F.' H. A.M.I.E.E. Private Address: "Thule," Pelham Road, Bexley Heath, Kent. Age: 64. Career: Finsbury Tech. Coll., Mech. and Elect. Dept.; T. Potter & Co., Ltd., Elect. and General Engrs.; St. James and Pall Mall Elect. Light Co.; Resident Engr., Elect. Dept., S.E. & C. Rly.; Asst. Engr., Elect. Dept., Southern Rly.; now retired.
BAYNE, David Stewart. B.Sc. (Glasgow), Fellow of the Chartered Inst. of Patent Agents. Sole Partner, J. Alfred Brewer, Chartered Patent Agents, 58, St. Vincent Street, Glasgow, C.2. Private address: 19, Kincath Avenue, Burnside, Rutherglen, Glasgow. Career: Educ.: High School of Glasgow; Glasgow University; Royal Technical College, Glasgow. With William Beardmore & Co., Ltd., Dalmuir, and Alex. Stephen, Ltd., Linthouse, Glasgow, 1921-22; patent agency, 1923 to date.
BAYNHAM, H. P. A.M.V.T.C., A.M.I.E.E. Deputy City Elect. Engr., Carlisle Corp., Castle Street, Carlisle. Age: 55. Career: Merchant Venturers' Tech. Coll., Bristol; 1902-04, British Thomson-Houston Co., Ltd., Rugby, Meter Dept.; 1904-06, Mansfield Corp. Electy. Dept., Charge and Testing Engr.; 1906-12, Whitehaven Corp. Electy. Dept., Asst. Engr.; 1912-15, Carlisle Corp. Electy. Dept., Station Supt.; 1915-19, Service with H.M. Royal Marines; 1919, present appointment.
BAZALGETTE, H. L. A.C.G.I., A.M.Inst.C.E., A.M.I.E.E. In Charge of Hydro-Electric Dept., The English Electric Co., Ltd., Stafford. Private Address: Croxton Cottage, Croxton, Stafford. Age: 52. Career: Wellington Coll., Berks; Central Tech. Coll.; Siemens Bros. Dynamo Works, Stafford; Great War, 1914-18, Gibraltar and B.E.F., France, Inns of Court O.T.C., Major Field Co. R.E., mentioned in Despatches. Author of "The Galloway Hydro-Electric Scheme" in the English Electric Journal.
BAZIN, John Ralph. Elmstead, Hendon Lane, Finchley, London, N.3. Career: Great Northern Railway, Doncaster Works and Running Dept., 1897; Assistant Works Manager, Doncaster, 1908; Acting Carriage and Wagon Supt., 1916; Works Manager, Great Southern and Western Railway, Inchicore, Dublin, 1919; Chief Mechanical Engineer, Great Southern and Western Railway, 1921; C.M.E., Great Southern Railways, Dublin, 1924-29; President, Institution of Locomotive Engineers, 1929 -30.
BEACH, Frederick. A.M.I. Mech.E., A.R.Ae.S. Section Leader, Experimental Design Office, Boulton Paul Aircraft Ltd., The Airport, Wolverhampton. Age: 31. Career: Tech. Educ., Hull Municipal Tech. Coll.; Apprent., Blackburn Aircraft, Brough, E. Yorks.; subsequent experience with Short Bros., Rochester, Gloster Aircraft, Hucclecote, Boulton Paul Aircraft of Norwich, and subsequently of Wolverhampton. In all, 15 years experience in all phases of aircraft design and manufacture.
BEACHAM, Thomas E. B.Sc. (Eng.), Assoc.M.Inst.C.E., A.M.I. Mech.E., A.C.G.I. Managing Director, Integral Auxiliary Equipment, Ltd., Integral Works, Agnes Road, W.3. Private address: 85, North End House, Fitz James Avenue, W. 14. Career: Technical education, City and Guilds College; War service with R.G.A. and R.A. 0.C.; collaborator with Dr. Hele Shaw in development of hydraulic transmission, cil filters and air compressors, also of variable pitch airscrews and hydraulic control gear for aircraft. At present engaged in manufacture of aircraft components.
BEALE, Albert. Whitworth Scholar and Whitworth Senior Scholar, A.M. I.Mech.E., A.M.I.N.A. General Manager, Stream-Line Filters, Ltd., Hele-Shaw Works, Ingate Place, London, S.W.8. Private address: Oakhurst, Ninhams Wood, Farnborough, Kent. Age: 38. Tech. Ed.: Portsmouth Dockyard; Royal Naval College, Greenwich (Course in Naval Construction). Joint inventor, with Dr. H. S. Hele-Shaw, F.R.S., of the Stream-line Separator.
BEALING, Ernest. A.M.I. Mech.E., A.M.I.Struct.E., Assoc. Inst.M.E., M.Amer.S.M.E. London and North Eastern Representative, Spencer (Melksham) Ltd., 66 Victoria Street, S.W.1. Private Address: 6 St. Mary's Avenue, Northwood, Mddx. Age: 37. Bath Tech. Coll., 1919-22 (Roxburgh Scholarship in Eng.). Career: Whole career, 23 years, with Spencer (Melksham) Ltd., passing through shops, drawing office, estimating office, etc., later as Res. Engr.; present appointment since 1929.
BEAMES, H. P. M., Major T.D. M.Inst.0.E, M.Mech.E., V.P.Inst. of Locomotive Engineers. Formerly Deputy Chief Mechanical Engineer, L.M.S. Railway, Derby. Private address: Chester Place, Crewe. Career: Junior Assistant to Works Manager, L. & N.W. Railway, 1899-1900; active service in South Africa, 1900-01; Assistant Outdoor Supt., L.N.W. Railway, 1901-09: Personal Assistant to Chief Mechanical Engineer, Crewe, 1909-14; active service, Capt. R.E., 1914-16; Chief Assistant to C.M.E. and Works Manager, I.. & N.W. Railway, 1916-19; Deputy Chief Mechanical Engineer, L. & N.W. Railway, 1920; C.M.E., L. & N.W. 1920.
BEAN, C. E. A.M.I.Mech.E., M.Inst.Mun. & Cy.E., M.I.Struct.E., A.M.P.T.I. Surveyor, Sherbome U.D.C., Sherborne, Dorset.
BEANLAND, Albert E. M.I.Mech. E Manager, Powell Duffryn Steam Coal Co., Ltd., Tredomen Works, Ystradmynach, Glam. Private address: Maesy-dderwen, Nelson, Near Cardiff. Career: Apprenticeship served with Robey & Co., Ltd., Lincoln; afterwards employed as Manager for Adams Pressure Tool Co., Ltd., Birkenhead, and Royce, Ltd., Manchester.
BEARD, Francis P. B. A.M.Inst. C.E. 14, Wilmerhatch Lane, Epsom. Age: 43. Career: Epsom College; Crystal Palace School of Engineering; Articled Engineering Pupil to a Consulting Engineer in Victoria St., S.W.1. Assistant in Engineering Dept., San Domingo's mines in Portugal; Assistant with Messrs Peter Lind; Assistant on Construction of Benguella Railway, S.W. Africa; Engineer with the British Borneo Timber Co.
BEARD, James R. M.Sc., M.I.E.E. Partner, Merz and McLellan, Consulting Engineers, 32, Victoria Street, Westminster, S.W.1., & Carliol House, Newcastle-upon -Tyne. Private address: " Amberhurst, " Silver Lane, Purley, Croydon, Surrey. Age: 52. Career: Manchester Grammar School, Manchester University. Newcastleupon-Tyne Electric Supply Co., Ltd.; Cleveland and Durham Power Co., Ltd. Patentee of various electrical protective systems. President of the Association of Supervising Electrical Engineers.
BEARE, Ernest William. B.Sc. (Eng.), M.Inst.C.E. Assistant Docks Engineer, Southern Railway (Docks Dept.), Herbert Walker Avenue, Southampton Docks.
BEARE, Sir Thomas Hudson. LL.D., B.A., B.Sc., F.R.S.E., M.Inst. C.E., Hon. Life M.I.Mech.E., Hon. Life M.Struct.E. Regius Professor of Engineering, Edinburgh University, Engineering Laboratory, King's Buildings, The University, Edinburgh, 9. Private address: 10, Regent Terrace, Edinburgh. Tech. Ed.: Railways Department, South Australia. Formerly Professor of Engineering, University College, London.
BEATON, Angus J. C.M.G., V.D., M.Inst.C.E., F.S.A.Scot. Late Assistant Engineer-in-Chief, South African Railways and Harbours, c/o Standard Bank, 10, Clements Lane, E.C.4. Career: Pupil of James Fraser, M.Inst.C.E., Consulting Engineer, Inverness. Resident Engineer, London & N. Western Railway; Served in Boer War 1900-02; German South-West Africa, 1914-15; German East Africa, 1916-18; mentioned in despatches all campaigns.
BEATON, Eric B. M.M. (with 2 Bars), and Croix de Guerre (Belgian), A.M.Mech.E. Asst. Engineer, Bellamy 's Wharf & Dock Ltd., Rotherhithe St., S.E.16. Private address: 5, Maclean Rd., Stondon Park, S.E. 23. Age: 42. Tech. Ed.: Borough and Regent St. Polytechnics, &c. Formerly engaged on research work with Capt. W. E. Proctor, Naval Architect. Inventions: "Beaton-Barnard" Self-tipping Skip.
BEATTIE, Andrew R. M.I.Mech. E., A.M.I.E.E., M.I.E. (India), F.R.S.A. Consulting Engineer (Private practice) Hilltop, Ulundi Road, Johnstone, Renfrewshire. Career: Apprentice, Nobel's Explosives Co., Ardeer, Stevenston; 3 years Assistant Electrical Engineer, Oakbank Oil Co.; 4 years Electrical Engineer, Summerlee Iron Co.; 6 years Construction Engineer, British Thomson-Houston Co.; 14 years Chief and Superintendent Engineer, The Titaghur Paper Mills Co., Calcutta; later, Consulting Engineer, operating chiefly in India, in pulp and paper mills plant, cement works, etc.
BEATTIE, James. B.Sc., A.M. Inst.C.E. Junior Partner, R. Stroyer, Consulting Engineers, 547/9 Abbey House, Victoria Street, S.W.1. Private address: West Court, Woodchurch Rd., Hampstead. Age: 26. Tech. Ed.: Lawside Academy, and St. Andrew's University.
BEATTIE, W. A.M.E.E. Asst. Suptg. Engr., Post Office Eng. Dept., North Midland Dist., Nottingham. Age: 57. Career: 14 years with the late National Telephone Co., Ltd., and since 1912, has been employed by the British Post Office.
BEATY, R. J. H. A.M.I.E.E. Consulting Engr. (private practice), Croft House, Melmerby, Penrith, Cumb. Career: Faraday House; John Fowler & Co. (Leeds), training, thereafter 3 years Asst. and 5 years Chief of Testing Dept. and Designer of Alternators, Transformers and D.C. machines; 2 years Transformer Designer, Ferranti, Ltd.; 4 years Design and Contract Dept., Lancs. Dynamo & Motor Co.; 2 years Admiralty Insp.; 2 years Transformer Designer, Ferranti, Ltd.; 8 years, Asst. and 4 years Chief Designer, dealing with all kinds of D.C. machines, complete electrification and small hydro-elect. schemes.
BEAUFOY, Leroy Arthur. Ph.D., M.Sc. (Eng.) First Class Honours, Dipl. Eng., A.K.C., A.M.Inst.C.E., A.M.Mech.E., M.R.S.T., Chartered Civil Engineer. Lecturer in Civil and Mechanical Engineering, University of London, King's College, London. Private address: 23, Folkington Corner, Woodside Park, Finchley, N.12. Career: Trained as an engineer at Royal Ordnance Factories, Woolwich. Subsequently held staff appointments as Technical Assistant to Supt. of the Royal Ammunition Factories, and later to the Chief Mechanical Engineer and Supt. of Building Works Dept.; Freeman of the City of London; recognised Teacher of the University of London.
BEAUFOY, S. B.Sc. (Eng.), A.M.E.E. Asst. Elect. Engr., Ransomes, Sims, & Jefferies, Ltd., Ipswich. Private Address: 98 Tuddenham Road, Ipswich. Age: 36. Career: Maidstone Grammar School; Northampton Eng. Coll.; Apprent., Tilling & Stevens Motors, Ltd., Maidstone; present position from 1927.
BEAUMONT, Frederick George. M.I.M. & Cy.E., M.I.Mech.E, L.R. I.B.A., A.M.T.P.I., M.R.San.I., F.R. Met.S. Formerly Engr. and Survr. Romford U.D.C. Private address: 68, Western Road, Romford. Career: Formerly Deputy Engineer and Surveyor to the County Borough of Wolverhampton, and Engineering Assistant, Metropolitan Borough of Islington; present appointment since 1919.
BEAVEN, W. L. A.I. W.Mech.E Manager for the South West Area, Northern Aluminium Co., Ltd., 37-39 Corn Street, Bristol. Private Address: Beechcroft, Olverton, Glos. Age: 61. Career: Trained, Vickers, Ltd., Erith, and G. K. Stothert & Co., Bristol (5 years apprent.); Asst. Engr. of Test for C.P.R. Eastern Division, Canada; Sales Engr., R. A. Lister & Co., in Argentine; Controller of H.M. Trench Warfare Depot, Hanley.
BEAVER, Hugh Eyre Campbell. M .Chem.E, M.E.I.C.,M.Inst.T. Partner, Sir Alexander Gibb and Partners, Queen Anne's Lodge, Westminster, S.W.1. Private address: Luxford, Crowborough, Sussex.
BEAVIS, E. A. B.Sc., A.C.G.I., A.M.I.E.E. Elect. Engr. Private Address: 4 Glenlyon Road, Eltham, S.E.9. Age: 46. Career: Power Cable and High Voltage Eng.
BEAZLEY, Arthur Tetley. M.B.E., B.Sc., B. Eng., A.M.Inst.0.E, M.Inst. Pet.Tech. General Manager, Lobitos Oilfields, Ltd., and also of Anglo-Ecuadorian Oilfields, Ltd., 146, Dashwood House, Old Broad Street, E.C.2. Age: 57.
BECK, Ernest G. A.M.Inst.C.E., A.M.Mech.E., M.I. Struct.E. Whitworth Exhibitioner, 1901. Architect's Dept. London County Council, County Hall, London, S.E.1. Private address: 70, Wellwood Road, Goodmayes, Essex. Author of "Structural Steelwork," "Tank Construction," Real Mathematics," etc. Editor "Practical Engineer Pocket Book."
BECKER, Charles Joseph. M.I. A.E. Director of Alvis-Straussler, Ltd., Personal Assistant to Chairman, Alvis Limited, Holyhead Rd., Coventry. Private address: Framland, 38, Kenilworth Rd., Leamington Spa. Career: 1916-19, Aeronautical Insp. Dept., Aero Engine production, W. & H. Allen & Sons, Bedford; Ruston Proctors, Ltd., Lincoln; 1919-23, London Manager, The Maudslay Motor Co., Ltd., 1923-33, Sales Manager; 193336 Sales Manager, Tillings Stevens, Ltd.; 1936 to date, present position.
BECKER, Maurice L. Ph.D., B.Met., M.I. & S.I., M.Inst.Met. Scientific Officer, National Physical Laboratory, Department of Metallurgy, Teddington, Mddx. Private address: Flagstones, Arbrook Lane, Esher, Surrey. Career: Chemist, Metropolitan Vickers Electrical Co., Ltd., Manchester, 1919; Research Metallurgist, British Cast Iron Research Association, Birmingham, 1924; Scientific Officer, Metallurgy Dept., N.P.L., Teddington, 1927.
BECKETT, Charles Murray. B.A. (Camb.), M.I.E.E., M.I.Loco.E. Sales Manager, Pyrotonax, Ltd., Hedgeley Rd., Hebburn-on-Tyne. Private address: 4, Granville Court, Newcastle-on-Tyne, 2. Career: Caius College, Cambridge; Apprenticeship, English Electric Co., Ltd., Bradford. English Electric Co., Ltd., (Railway Section) and Sir W. G. Armstrong Whitworth & Co., Ltd. (Diesel Traction Dept.). Inventions: Armstrong Whitworth Constant Horse-power Control for Diesel Locomotives; A.B.E. electric transmission for Diesel-Electric vehicles.
BECKETT, D. R. A.M.I.E.E. Asst. Mains Supt., Exeter Corp. Elect. Undertaking. Private Address: 3 Premier Place, St. Leonards Road, Exeter. Age: 38.
BECKETT, Frank A.M.I.E.E. Managing Director, Beckett & Anderson, Ltd., Dalmarnock Bridge, Ruth-, erglen, Glasgow, on incorporation in 1922; Founder of Beckett & Anderson, 1910; Past Pres. Assoc. of Mining Elect. Engrs. (1932-33) of which he is now Treasurer.
BECKETT, F. O. M.I.Mech.E., M.I.Mar.E. Private Address: 187 Thorold Road, Ilford, Essex. Age: 70. Career: Sc. and Art Dept., S. Ken. Museum (silver med. for Eng.); Student, Siemens Bros. and Eng. Dept., Woolwich Arsenal; Marine Engr., all types, including 3 years Chief Engr. Roumanian Govmt.; interested in Aluminium Refining; Engr. Surveyor and Consultant, Vulcan Boiler Co. Now retired.
BECKETT, John L. M.Inst.C.E., M.I.Mech.E., M.Inst.M. & Cy.E., M.T.P.I., F.R.San.I. Boro' Engineer and Surveyor, Burnley Corporation, Town Hall, Burnley. Career: Pupilage, late John A. Brodie, City Engineer, Liverpool; Surveyor and Water Engineer, Runcorn; Engineer and Surveyor, Tynemouth.
BECKETT, Thomas H. A.M.Inst. C.E. Governing Director, Ledward & Beckett, Ltd., also Bowes-Scott & Western, Ltd., Parliament Mansions, Victoria St., S.W.1. Private address: Hollesley Heath Rd., Horsell, Woking, Surrey. Age: 37. Ed.: City & Guilds Engineering College; Apprenticeship with Browett, Lindley & Co., Ltd., Patricroft.
BECKETT, William Marrow. M.B.E., A.M.Inst.0.E, F.S.E. (Past President). Consulting Engineer (recently retired). Private address: 42, Hammelton Road, Bromley, Kent. Age: 78. Career: Owens College (Victoria University), Manchester. Resident Engineer, Preston Dock and Harbour Works; Engineer-in-Charge of New Junction Canal (Aire & Calder Navigation); Resident Engineer, Manchester Ship Canal; Assistant Water Engineer to Air Ministry. Prepared scheme for utilizing Tidal Power on River Severn.
BECKINGSALE, A. A. A M.I.E.E Section Engr., Central Electy. Board, Upton Norsling, Southampton. Age: 32. Career: City of London School; Erith Tech. Coll.; 1922-30, Callenders Cable Co.; 1930-32, G. V. Twiss & Partners, Consulting Engrs.; 1932, C.E.B. 1934, First Prize E.D.A., National Public Speaking Competition.
BECKWITH, Arthur. 0.B.E, A.M. Inst.C.E., D.L., J.P. Breconshire. Governing Director, Towgood & Beckwith, Ltd., Arborfield Mills, Helpston, Peterborough. Private address: Moor Park, Crickhowell, S. Wales. Apprenticed for 3 years to J. & E. Hall, Ltd., Dartford; one year at School of Mines, S. Kensington.
BECKWITH, Harold Joseph. B.O.T. 1st Class Engineer Certificate, A.M.I.Mech.E. Marine Superintendent, Tees Conservancy Commission, Graving Dock, Cargo Fleet, Middlesbrough. Private address: 60, Belle Vue Grove, Middlesbrough. Age: 55. Career: Glasgow & West Scotland Technical College; Apprenticed Shops & Drawing Office, Ross & Duncan, Ltd., Govan, Glasgow; served with Davey, Paxman & Co., Ltd.; British Thomson-Houston Co., Ltd.; Laurence Scott & Co., Ltd.; also sea-going experience.
BEDFORD, Gilbert Edward. M.I. Mar.E. Managing Director, Hygeia Cleaners, Ltd., 8, Trinity St., Huddersfield. Private address: 40, Oastler Avenue, Huddersfield, Yorks. Age: 43. Career: Huddersfield Technical College and Doncaster Technical College; Apprenticeship, L.N.E. Rly.. Co 's Loco Works, Doncaster, Yorks. 4 years Engine Room Artificer, H.M. Royal Navy (War Service); 12 years on Technical and Sales Staff of Worthington Simpson, Ltd. Past President, Newark Engineering Society. For 10 yrs. Mathematics Lecturer PartTime Staff at Technical Colleges, Doncaster, Selby, Bedford and Newark-on-Trent. Specialist in Pumping Plants.
BEDFORD, G. F. B.Sc., A.R.C.S., A.M.I.E.E. London Manager, Partridge, Wilson & Co., Ltd., Davenset Works, Leicester. Private Address: Middleton, Ridgeway, Hutton Mount, Brentwood, Essex. Age: 32. Career: Woodbridge School, and Royal Coll. of Sc.; Test Room, Rotax Ltd., 192628; Tech. Asst., Marconi-Osram Valve Works, 1928-29; Philips Lamps Ltd., 1929-36 (Tech. Asst., later Manager of Rectifier Dept.); Partridge, Wilson & Co., Ltd., since 1936.
BEDFORD, James Frederick. Chartered Civil Engineer, M.Inst. C.E., M.Inst.M. & Cy.E., M.Inst. W.E., M.R.San.I. Water Eng. for the Borough of Colne since 1909. Member of the Panel of Civil Engrs., constituted under the Reservoirs (Safety Provisions) Act, 1930. Member of the Executive C 'tee of the British Waterworks Assoc. since 1920, and of the Standing C'tee of the Assoc. on Water Regulations. Outside interests: Cricket, Golf, and Masonry. Address: Borough Council Offices, Water Street, Colne, Lancs.
BEDFORD, Jesse. B.Sc., Wh.Ex., Assoc.M.Inst.C.E., A.M.I.Mech.E., M.I.A.E., F.R.S.A. Apprentice Supervisor, Vauxhall Motors Ltd., Luton, Beds. Private address: "Lucerne," 162, Old Bedford Rd., Luton, Beds. Born: 1884. Career: Vickers, Limited; Gordon Watney & Co., Ltd., Weybridge; Ashton Evans Motors, Ltd., Birmingham; University College, Nottingham, Lecturer, Eng. Dept.
BEDINGHAM, A. S. A.M.I.E. E. Charge Engr., The Leicestershire and Warwickshire Elect. Power Co., Hinckley. Private Address: 280 The Long Shoot, Nuneaton. Age: 34. Career: Educ.: King Edward VI Grammar School, and County Mining and Tech. School, Nuneaton. Articled, The Nuneaton Electrical Contracting Co., Ltd.; joined L. & W. Power Co. as Jnr. Engr. at their Nutt's Lane Power Station.
BEDSON, N. Phillips. B.Sc., Assoc. M.Inst.C.E, M.E.E., M. I. & S.I. Chief Engineer, Richard Johnson and Nephew, Ltd., Bradford Ironworks, Manchester, 11. Private address: Shirley Park Road, Bramhall Park, Cheadle Hulme, Cheshire. Career: Educ.: Manchester Grammar School; Victoria University, Manchester; Honours School of Engineering. Apprentice, British Westinghouse Elec. and Mfg. Co., Ltd., Trafford Park, Manchester, and Gutehoffnungs Hutte Neu-Oberhausen; engineer Siemensschuckertewerke, Berlin and Liege.
BEELEY, Eric William. M.Sc.Tech. (Vict.), A.M.I.Mech.E. Lecturer in Mechanical Engineering, King 's College, University of Durham. Private address: 19, Carlton Rd., Longbenton, Northumberland. Career: West's Gas Improvement Company, Manchester; Resident Engineer, The Woodall-Duckham Company; Assumed present position, 1937.
BEENEY, Raymond A. L. B.Sc. (Eng.), A.M.Inst.C.E., A.M.I.Struct. E., A.M.Inst.M. & Cy.E. Senior Engineering Assistant, City Engineer's Dept., Nottingham. Private address: "Cartref," 13, St. Judes Avenue, Mapperley, Nottingham. Age: 27. Career: Articled pupil, 1928-1931 to David Edwards, Esq., F.S.I., M.Inst.C.E., Borough Engineer and Surveyor, Brighton. Borough Surveyors Dept., Brighton, 1931-1933; City Engineers Dept., Portsmouth, 1933-1936.
BEER, E. V. A.M.I.Mech.E. Engr.-Estimator, Simmons & Hawker Ltd., Point Pleasant, Wandsworth, S.W.18. Private Address: 84. Ashburton Avenue, Addiscombe, Croydon. Age: 39. Career: 4 years Dulwich Coll.; 3 years City and Guilds; Kestner Evaporator and Eng. Co., Ltd.; Millwall Eng. Co., Ltd.
BEETLESTONE, A. A.M.I.E.E. Research Engr., MetropolitanVickers Elect. Co., Ltd., Trafford Park, Manchester, 17. Private Address: 74 Greenway Road, Timperley, Altrincham, Ches. Age: 32. Career: Coll. of Tech., Man chester; Apprent., Metropolitan Vickers Elect. Co., Ltd.
BEGG, George A. J. B.Sc.Tech., Assoc.M.Inst.C.E., A.M.I.Mech.E. Business address:I I.C.I. (Alkali), Ltd., Northwich. Private address: 10, Walnut Lane, Hartford, Cheshire.
BEGG, Bt. Col. Robert W. T.D., M.I.E.S.S. Director (Chairman), Wm. Riddell, Cousland & Co., Ltd., 636, Springfield Road, Bridgeton, Glasgow, S.E. Private address: 3, Queens Gate, Dowanhill, Glasgow, W.2. Age: 46. Tech. Ed.: Royal Technical College, Glasgow; Apprenticeship, A. & P. Stevens, Provanside Engine Works, Glasgow.
BEGGS, Samuel P. M.C., B.E., A.M.Inst.C.E. Deputy Chief Civil Engineer and Inspector of Railways, Ministry of Finance, Government of Northern Ireland, May Street, Belfast. Private address: 5, Salisbury Gardens, Belfast. Career: Graduated at Queens University, Belfast; Pupilage with Messrs. L. L. Macassey & Sons, Chichester St., Belfast. Engineering Inspector Congested Districts Board for Ireland; Resident Engineer, Arigua Railway Extension, Co. Leitrim; Resident Engineer on Development Schemes, Belfast Harbour; Great War with Field Companies, Royal Engineers, 1916-1919.
BELCHER, C. A. A.M.I.E.E. Tech. Asst., Chief Engr.'s Dept., L.C.C., County Hall, London. Private Address: 28 Beverley Avenue, W. Wimbledon, S.W.20. Age: 31. Career: 1924-29, Apprent., The British Thomson-Houston Co., Ltd.; 1929-35, Hackbridge Elect. Construction Co., Ltd., Walton-on-Thames; 1935, L.C.C.
BELL, Charles S. M.I.Mech.E., B.A.Cantab. Director of Turner and Newall, Ltd., 13, Grosvenor Gardens, London, S.W.1.
BELL, Christopher C. M. B.Sc. (Eng.), A.M.Inst.C.E., A.M.I. Mech.E. Private address: Corrie Lodge, Virginia Water, Surrey. Age: 35. Career: University of London, King's College (1921); Premium pupilage, W. H. Allen, Sons & Co., Ltd., Bedford (1924-27). W. H. Allen, Sons & Co., Ltd.; Premix Gas Plants, Ltd.; Vacuum Oil Co., Ltd.; Richard Crittall & Co., Ltd.; Cavendish Syndicate, Ltd.; Harding & Botten; J. Stinton Jones, Esq., M.E.E., M.I.Mech.E., M.R. San.I.; M.R.M.A. Ltd.; Chambon, Ltd. Joint patentee with R. Crittall & Co., Ltd. (1931) of a new method of forming electrical panel warming elements.
BELL, D. E. A.M.I.E.E., M.Inst.T. General Manager, Yorkshire Woollen Dist. Transport Co., Ltd., Savile Town, Dewsbury.
BELL, E. B.Sc., A.M.I.E.E. Area Meter Engr., North Eastern Elect. Supply Co., Carliol House, Newcastle-on-Tyne. Private Address: 28 The Drive, East Denton, Newcastle-on-Tyne, 5. Age: 30. Career: Gosforth Secondary School; Armstrong Coll., Newcastle-on-Tyne (awarded Salamon's Scholarship); Apprent., Laboratory and Research Asst., Electrical Eng. Lab. at Armstrong Coll.; with N.E.S. Co. since completing Degree Course.
BELL, F. W. A.M. I.Mech.E. Export Sales Manager, Robey & Co., Ltd., Globe Works, Lincoln. Private Address: Hillside, South Park, Lincoln. Age: 35. Ed.: Greshams School, Holt; New Coll., Oxford.
BELL, George E. B.Sc., A.M.Inst. C.E., Member Engineering Institute of Canada. London Manager and Director, Deloro Smelting & Refining Co., Ltd., 8, Waterloo Place, S.W.1. Private address: "Overdale, " Copthorne Road, Croxley Green, Herts. Age: 54. Career: B.Sc. (in Civil Engineering), McGill University. Dominion Bridge Co., Ltd., Montreal; Dominion Engineering Works, Ltd., Montreal; M. J. 0 'Brien, Ltd., Ottawa.
BELL, Guy Kenyon. M.Inst.C.E., M.Cons.E. Sole partner, Wilton & Bell, Consulting Civil Engineers, 69, Victoria Street, S.W.1. Private address: Hilldale, Tring. Career: Rugby School; Articled pupil with late Anthony George I,yster (President Inst.C.E., Engineer-in-Chief Mersey Docks and Harbour Board). Assistant Superintendent of Works, Mersey Docks and Harbour Board; Resident Engineer, Canadian Northern Railway. War service in Gallipoli and Palestine; Captain Royal Engineers (TA).
BELL, H. G. M.Sc. (Tech.), A.M.I.E.E., A.A.I.E.E. Tech. Engr., Central Electy. Board, (North West England Area). Private Address: Omaroo, Brooklands Road, Baguley, Altrincham, Ches. Career: Coll. of Tech., Manchester; 42nd Divisional Signal Coy. R.E.; Signal Service Training Centre, R.E.; Admiralty Experimental Station (antisubmarine division); W.E. & M. Co. (Pittsburgh); Metropolitan-Vickers Research Radio and Meter Depts.
BELL, J. C. G. B.Sc. (Eng.), A.M.I.E.E. Dist. Engr., Antrim Elect. Supply Co., 33 Main Street, Ballyclare, Co. Antrim. Age: 29. Career: pupil, Westinghouse Brake & Saxby Sig. Co.; W. T. Henley's Tele. Works, 1930-32; Personal Asst. to James Scott (Liverpool), Consulting Engr.; 1933 to date, E.S. Co. Qualified Pilot-Officer of Auxiliary Air Force.
BELL, J. W. A.M.I.E.E. Sales Engr., Metropolitan-Vickers Elect. Export Co., 1 Kingsway, London, W.C.2. Age: 54. Captain, Australian Engrs., during War, 191519. Assoc. Member Inst. of Engrs., Australia.
BELL, John. M.I.Mech.E., M.I.A.E. General Manager, The Projectile and Engineering Co., Ltd., Acre Street. Battersea, S.W.8. Private address: 8, Woodthorpe Road, Putney, S.W.15.
BELL, John E. M.I.E.E. Now retired. 5, Brights Crescent, Edinburgh. Examiner, Chartered Insurance Institute. Age: 66.
BELL, R. L. B.Sc.Tech., A.M. I. E.E. In Eng,. -in-Chief 's Office, G.P.O., Alder House, E.C.1.
BELL, Sir Thomas. K.B.E., M.Inst. C.E., M.I.E.S. Director, John Brown & Co., Ltd., Clydebank, Glasgow. Private address: Furzecroft, Helensburgh, Dumbartonshire. Career: Educ.: King's College, 1886; joined J. and G. Thomson, Engineers and Shipbuilders, Clydebank (later taken over by John Brown & Co.); 1909-35 resident Director in Charge; 1917-18 Deputy Controller of Dock-yards and Shipbuilding at Admiralty. Vice-Pres. I.N.A.; committee member Lloyd's Register of Shipping.
BELL, William. M.Inst.C.E. Borough Engineer & Surveyor, Metropolitan Borough of Camberwell, Town Hall, Camberwell, S.E.5. Private address: 233, Barry Road, East Dulwich, S.E.22. Age: 53. Career: Sunderland Technical College. Engineer and Surveyor, Oadby Urban District Council; Assistant Borough Engineer and Surveyor, County Borough of Sunderland. Former Lecturer in Engineering at the Sunderland Technical College, and the Leicester Education Committee.
BELL, W. M. A.M.I.Mech.E. Representative for Northern Ireland and Eire, for Wm. Kenyon & Sons, Ltd., Dukinfield, Cheshire, and for John Ruscoe & Co., Ltd., Hyde, Cheshire. 31 Fitzwilliam Street, Belfast.
BELLAMY, Alfred R. M.I.Mech.E. Ruston and Hornsby, Ltd., Spittlegate Iron Works, Grantham. Private address:1, Welby Gardens, Grantham.
BELLAMY, V. A. F. A.M.I.E.E., Captain A.F.C. Engr. and Sec., Isle of Man Electy. Board, Douglas, I.O.M. Private Address: The Gables, Victoria Road, Douglas, I.O.M.
BELLING, Charles Reginald. M.I. E.E. Governing Director of Belling & Co., Ltd. (Manufacturing Electric Fires and Cookers), Bridge Works, Southbury Road, Enfield, Middx. Apprenticeship with Crompton & Co., Ltd. of Chelmsford. Is also Director of Belling & Lee, Ltd. (Wireless Parts) Concrete Utilities, Ltd. (Concrete Lamp Posts); H. Church & Co., (Essex) Ltd. (Horticultural Equipment); Insulators, Ltd. (Plastic Mouldings); Knightshades, Ltd. (Lampshades & Fittings); M. K. Electric, Ltd. (Electric Wiring Accessories); Ro-Gat Tool Co., Ltd. (Tools, Moulds and Stampings); and Wootton & Co., Ltd. (Meter Boards and Woodwork).
BELLISS, John. M.I.Mech.E. Director and Engineer, Belliss and Morcom, Ltd., Ledsam Street Works, Birmingham. Private address: 13, Carpenter Road, Edgbaston, Birmingham. Career: Apprenticed to G. E. Belliss & Co. in 1883, and has been a member of the firm since then.
BELLMAN, H. A.M.I.E.E., A.M.I. Mech.E. Asst. Mech. Engr., Office of High Commissioner for India, India Store Dept., London. Private Address: 2 The Chase, Bromley, Kent. Age: 49.
Robert Apsland BellwoodBELLWOOD, Robert A. M.I.Mech. E., M.I.Chem.E. Technical Director, Rose, Downs & Thompson, Ltd., Cannon Street, Hull. Private address: Stranraer, 97, Ings Road, Hull. Career: Apprentice, Rose, Downs & Thompson, Ltd., Hull, 5 years Works, Drawing Office, Chief Draughtsman Assistant General Manager and Director. In advisory capacity during Antarctic Whaling Season, 1933/4. Lecturer on Oils and Fats, Solvent Extraction, Whaling, Fish Foods, Hydrogenation, etc.
BELSHAW, John Robert. A.M.I. Mech.E. Section Leader, Destructor Dept., Heenan & Froude, Worcester. Private address: "Parkwood, " Hawbridge Villas, Bevere, Worcester. Age: 32. Career: Burnley Municipal College; served Apprenticeship in Works and Drawing Office, Stott & Co., Haslingden; Draughtsman, Stott & Co., Haslingden, I.ancs.; EngineerDraughtsman abroad with Trinidad Leaseholds, Ltd. (Oil Refinery), Trinidad, B.W. I. Teacher, Engineering Subjects, Victoria Institute, Worcester.
BELTON, Charles M. D. A.M. Inst.C.E., A.M.I.Mech.E, M.Inst. Gas.E., F.C.I.S. Engineer, Manager and Secretary, Shrewsbury Gas Light Company, Castle Foregate, Shrewsbury. Private address: The Burgage, Kingsland, Shrewsbury. Ed.: King's School, Chester; Manchester College of Technology; 3 years in Engineering Workshops with West's Gas Improvement Co., Ltd., Manchester.
BELTON, Frank B. B.Sc.(Eng.), A.M.Inst.C.E. Assistant, L.M. & S. Railway Co., Chief Civil Engineer's Dept., St. Pancras Chambers, N.W.1. Private address: "Spindles, " The Grove, Radlett, Herts. Ed.: Merchant Taylors School; City & Guilds Technical College, Finsbury; Premium Pupil, Messrs. Joseph Westwood & Co., Millwall.
BENBOW, William Edwin. M.I. & S.1., M.I.B.F., M.Institute of Welding. Editor, "Iron and Steel Industry," and "The Welding Industry," 22, Henrietta St., W.C.2. Private address: 118, Hassocks Rd., S.W.16. Career: Technical Asst. (Aircraft) to Chief Draughtsman, Hooper & Co., Ltd., 1918-20; Senior Assistant, Metallurgical Laboratory, J. & E. Hall, Ltd., Refrigeration & Lift Engineers, 1920-1928; Assistant Editor "The Metal Industry," and above journals till 1935.
BENGOUGH, Guy D. M.A., D.Sc., F.R.S., M.I. Consultant, The Chemical Research Laboratory, Dept. of Scientific and Industrial Research, Teddington, Middlesex. Private address: Mulberry House, Hampstead Lane, Highgate, N.6. Career: Lecturer on Metallurgy, Liverpool University; Chief Investigator, Institute of Metals; member of Corrosion Committee I. & S. I.; Principal Scientific Officer, D.S.I.R.
BENHAM, Ernest E. M.I.E.E. Representing Several Eng. firms in South Africa. Business Address: 134 Boston House, Cape Town, S. Africa. Private Address: Ade1phi Mansions, Sea Point, S.A. Age: 64. Career: Pupil, Brush Elect. Eng. Co.; Asst. Engr., Edinburgh Power E.E. Co.; Union Eliktricitats Ges., Berlin; Dick, Kerr & Co., Dublin; Macarthey McElroy & Co., Ltd.; Merz & McLellan; Newcastle-on-Tyne E.S. Co.; Cleveland & Durham E.P. Ltd.; Admiralty, Asst. E.E., Devonport, Gibraltar and Hong Kong Dockyards; D.E.E. Dept., Admiralty; retired 1934.
BENHAM, W. E. B.Sc., A.M.I.E.E., F.R.S.A. High Frequency and Vacuum Tube Research Engr. Private Address: 9 Cranley Road, Ilford, Essex. Age: 33. Career: Educ.: Epsom and Univ. Coll., London; Hons. Physics, 1925, post grad. research, 1925-27; Gen. Elec. Co., 1927-28; Standard Telephones, 1928-33; Marconi 's, 1933-35; Pye, 1935-36; Plessey, Ultra, 193637.
BENNET, George. B.Sc., A.M. Mech.E., F.R.S.E. Lecturer in Mechanical Engineering, Heriot-Watt College, Edinburgh. Privzte address: 68, Arden Street, Edinburgh. Age: 49. Tech. Ed.: George Heriot's School, Heriot-Watt College and Edinburgh University; Served six years' apprenticeship in shops in Edinburgh. Served during the War in the Royal Naval Air Service.
BENNETT, Alfred Harvey. M.I.E.E. Superintendent Eastern Area, The North Metropolitan Electric Power Supply Co., Station Road, Wood Green, N.22. Private address: 16, The Ridgeway, Cuffiey, Herts. Career: Engineer-in-Charge of Shift, Taylors Lane Power House, 1903 to 1906; Resident Engineer (N.M.E.P.S. Co.), Enfield, 1906 to 1936; also Supt. Eastern Area 1926 to date.
BENNETT, C. A.M.C.T., A.M.I.E.E. Asst. Elect. Engr., Dunlop Rubber Co., Birmingham. Private Address: Highfield, 270 Eachelhurst Road, Walmley, Birmingham, 24. Age: 35. Tech. Educ: Manchester Coll. of Tech.
BENNETT, Charles Valon. M.I. Mech.E, M.Inst.Gas E., M.I.Chem.E. Engineer, General Manager and Secretary, Rochester, Chatham & Gillingham Gas Co., 95, High Street, Rochester. Private address: "Newlands," 219, Maidstone Road, Rochester, Kent. Formerly Assistant Engineer and Manager, Dartford Gas Company. President, The Institution of Gas Engineers, 1934-35.
BENNETT, Cyril G. Mancha. M.I.E.E. Chief Control Engineer, London Power Co., Ltd., Horseferry Road, Westminster, S.W.1. Private address: 7. Heath Rise, Putney Hill, S.W.15. Career: Thames Iron Works & Shipbuilding Co., Blackwall; Pupil under the late Arnold F. Hills. Chief Engineer to the Kensington and Knightsbridge and Notting Hill Electric Lighting Companies Joint Power House at Wood Lane, after holding appointments of Constructional and Resident Engineer.
BENNETT, F. G. A.M.I.E.E., A..M C T Textile Engr., Metropolitan-Vickers Elect. Co., Ltd., Trafford Park, Manchester. Private Address: 11 Canford Gardens, Flixton, Manchester. Age: 32. Career: Educ.: Urmston Grammar School; Manchester High School for Boys; Coll. of Tech., Manchester; Apprent., M.V.E. Co., Ltd.; prior to present position, 7 years on Design and Development of AC and DC motors, generators, alternators, etc. Author of series of 8 articles in "Electrical Engineer" entitled "Electricity in Textile Industry," also Installation Data Sheet for Cotton Spinning Mill.
BENNETT, Frank H. B.Eng., A.M.Inst.C.E. A Senior Engineering Assistant, Birmingham Corporation, City Engineer 's Dept. Council House, Birmingham. Private address: "The Cottage, " Green Lanes, Wylde Green, Birmingham. Career: Liverpool University, Pupil of T. Peirson Frank, M.Inst.C.E., F.S.I. in City Engineer's Depts. of Liverpool and Bristol.
BENNETT, Frederick Victor. 1st Class B.0.T., certificate M.I.Mar.E. Engineer Inspector, Messrs. Everett & Harle, Cardiff, Excelsior Hotel, Rue Albert ler, La Louviere, Belgium. Private address: 1, Blandford House, Blandford Close, London, N.2. Age: 41. Career: Apprenticeship and Locomotive Engr. with Kerr, Stuart & Co., Ltd.; Marine Engr., Royal Navy, & British India Steam Nay. Co., Ltd.; Engineer Surveyor, Vulcan Boiler & General Insurance Co., Ltd., Manchester.
BENNETT, Graham T. B.Sc., A.M.Inst.0.E. County Surveyor, Oxfordshire County Council. Private address: 8, New Rd., Oxford. Age: 42. Career: University of Bristol; Apprenticeship to A. P. I. Cotterell & Son; Engineering Assistant, City of Oxford, Oxfordshire C.C., and other authorities.
BENNETT, Harold S. M.I.E.E. Adviser, Telephone & General Trust, Ltd., Donington House, Norfolk St., London, W.0.2. Private address: 6, Rosscourt Mansions, Buckingham Palace Road, S.W.1. Age: 48. Career: Strand School; King 's College, London; Apprenticeship, National Telephone Coy., Ltd. Manager, Hong Kong Telephone Service.
BENNETT, Hugh Garner. M.Sc., F.I.C., M.I.Chem.E. In business as H. G. Bennett & Co. (Chemical Engineers), 8 Naylor Street, Liverpool, 3, specialists in Industrial Gloves and Cutting Oils. Private address: 19, Coronation Drive, Liverpool, 23. Career: Graduated Leeds University; Chief Chemist and Works Manager to R. Hodgson & Sons, 1909-21; Research Chemist and Technical Adviser to Forestal Land Co., London, 1922-31; Works Manager, Walker, Ltd., Litherland (Tanners), 1932-34; Works Manager, Howroyd McArthur & Co., Aintree, Extract Mfrs., 1934-37. Books: "The Manufacture of Leather" (Constable & Co.); "Animal Proteins" (Bailliere Tindall & Cox).
BENNETT, James Benet. A.M. Inst.C.E., Associate Manchester College of Technology, Testamur Institution of Municipal and County Engineers. Chief Engineering Assistant, City Engineer's Office, 63, Queen Street, Bristol, 1. Private address: "Four Winds," The Crescent, Henleage, Bristol. Age: 31. Career: Manchester College of Technology; Engineering Assistant, City Engineer's Office, Hull; Senior Assistant, City Engineer's Office, Manchester.
BENNETT, John G. Director, British Coal Utilisation Research Asscn., and Combustion Appliance Makers Asscn. (Solid Fuel), 54, Victoria St., London, S.W.1. Private address:. Tower Hse, Tite St., London, S.W.1. Age: 42. Tech. Ed.: Oxford University; Royal Military Academy and School of Military Engineering, Chatham. Author of papers to Inst. of Fuel, World Power Conf., &c.
BENNETT, John Stuart. B.Met., M.I. & S.I. Sales Manager, The Davy and United Roll Foundry Ltd., Empire Works, Haverton Hill, Billingham, Co. Durham. Private address: "Brandon," Oak Road, Redcar. Age: 28. Career: Leeds Univ.; Sheffield Univ.; Catton & Co., Ltd., Leeds; National Steel Foundry (1914) Ltd., Levin (Asst. Works Manager); Davy and United Roll Foundry, IAd., (Steel Foundry Manager).
BENNETT, L. A.C.G.I., A.M. Inst.C.E., A.M.I.E.E. Civilian Garrison Engr., War Dept. Private Address: "Burnbrook," Verwood, Wimborne, Dorset. Age: 37. Ed.: Finsbury Coll. and City and Guilds; Training, The B.T.H. Co., Ltd.; Asst. Engr., The B.T.H. Co., Ltd.; C. Garrison Engr., War Dept.
BENNETT, N. A. B.Sc. (Eng. Lond. 1st Cl. Hons.), A.K.C., A.M.I.E.E., A.M.I.Mech.E. Chief Elect. Engr., Tunnel Portland Cement Co., Ltd., West Thurrock, Essex. Private Address: 43 Ravensbourne Park Crescent, Catford, S.E.6. Age: 33. Career: Colfe's Grammar School, Lewisham; King's Coll., Univ. of London; Apprent., Royal Ordnance Factories, Woolwich; 1928, Standard Telephones and Cables, Apparatus Engr.; 1929, Tech. Asst. to Chief Elect. Engr., Royal Ordnance Factories, Woolwich; present appointment, 1930.
BENNETT, Percy M. Wh. Ex., F.R.G.S., M.I.E.E., A.M.I.Mech.E. Consulting Engr., Whitehall Securities Ltd., 53 Parliament Street., Westminster, S.W.1. Born: 1875. Career: Manchester Tech. Sch.; Apprent., F. H. Royce, Ltd., 1895-98; with John Holroyd, Ltd., 1898; Asst. Works Manager, C. A. Parsons 1898-01;. Constr. Engr., Callender's Cable Co., 1901-02; 1902-14, in Mexico on Govmt. and Utility contracts; 1914-17, Asst. to Tech. Manager, Mexican Eagle Oil Co.; 1917-19, M. of M., operation of special works for Mfture. of Trench Tel. Cable; 1928-30, Chile, for Whitehall, reconstr. Santiago and Valpariso. Elec. Schemes; 1928-30. Grid Scheme (Southern) for Callender's; 1930-38, Athens public lighting, etc. for Whitehall.
BENNETT, Ronald Orton. B.E. (1st class Hons., Queensland Univ.), M.A. (2nd class P.P.E., Balliol College, Oxford), M.I. & S.I., Inst. of Metals, Socy. of Glass Technology. Technical Sales representative, The Burn Fireclay Co., Ltd., 32, Mosley St., Newcastle-on-Tyne. Private address: Watt Cottage, Bushey, Herts. Career: Queensland University and under a Rhodes Scholarship to Balliol College, Oxford, thence to present appointment (1934).
BENNETT, Sydney C. A.M.Inst. C.E. Lynwood, Balerno, Midlothian. Age: 49. Career: London Polytechnic; Westminster Technical Institute; Northern Polytechnic Institute; Articled pupil to Hertfordshire County Surveyor (1908); Engineering Assistant Herts. County Surveyor, 191114; Assistant Engineer P.W.D. East Africa Protectorate, 1914-15; Military service in East Africa, 1915-18; Erective Engineer P.W.D. Kenya Colony from 1921 till retirement through ill-health in 1931.
BENNETT, Tom A. B.Sc. (Eng.), M.I.Mech.E., M.I.Mar.E Head of Marine Engineering Dept., L.C.C. School of Engineering and Navigation, High Street, Poplar, E. 14. Private address: "Watendlath, " Baring Road, S.E.12. Engineer Lieutenant R.N.R. during War.
BENNIE, H. Osbourne. M.I.E.S., Whitworth Scholar. Managing Director, James Bennie and Sons, Ltd., Clyde Engine Works, Drumoyne Road, Govan, Glasgow, S.W.1. Private address: 10, Knowe Terrace, Pollokshields, Glasgow, S.1. Also Director of Scottish Machine Tool Corporation, Ltd..
BENSON, Clive. B.Sc. (Applied Chemistry), A.I.C., A.R.T.C. Plant Manager, petrol plant, I.C.I. (Fertilizer and Synthetic Products), Ltd., Billingham, Co. Durham. Private address: Meadowcroft, Nunthorpe, Yorks. Career: Research assistant in technical chemistry, the Royal Technical College, Glasgow, 1932-33; Research Staff, I.C.I. (F. and S.P.), Ltd., 1933-34; plant manager, petrol plant, 1934-37. Lieutenant, Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve.
BENSON, Ernest Keen. A.M.I. Mech.E. Chief Engineer, The -Standard PulL verised Fuel Co., Ltd., Canada House, Norfolk St., Strand, W.C.2. Private address: "Hivobes, " 117, Donaldson Rd., Shooters Hill, S.E.18. Age: 41. Career: Royal Ordnance Factories, Woolwich; Fraser & Chalmers Eng. Co., Ltd.; General Electric Co.; G.P.F. Burner Co., Ltd.; H. Tollemache & Co., Ltd.; War service, 1914-18.
BENSON, Herbert Kamerer. Captain Royal Engineers (retired), A.M. I.E.E., A.M.I.Mech.E. Practising as Consulting Engineer and Assessor, 61, Wind St., Swansea. Tel. 4344. Private address: 24, Eversley Rd., Sketty, Swansea. Age: 55 Career: Swansea and Crewe Technical Colleges; Pupil at L.N.W. Rly. Co's Crewe Works; Chief Assistant Engineer, Swansea Corporation Electricity Department.
BENSON, Leonard Ellis. M.Sc., M.I. & S.I., M.Inst.M et. Metallurgist, Metropolitan Vickers Electrical Co., Ltd., since 1922. Research Dept., M.V.E. Co., Ltd., Trafford Park, Manchester. Educated: Victoria University, Manchester, 1914-15 and 1919-22.
BENSON, S. F. B.Sc. (Eng.), Wh. Ex., A.M.I.Mech.E. Lecturer in Mech. Eng., The Tech. Coll., Bradford. Age: 48. Career: Municipal Coll., Portsmouth, 191113; and East London Coll., London Univ., 1913-15 part time; 1905-11, Apprent., Fielding & Platt Ltd., Gloucester; further experience with Wm. Sesson & Co., Gloucester, 1911; 1913-15, Hydrographic Dept., The Admiralty; 1915-17, Aeronautical Inspection Dept., War Office; C. H. J. M. Kennedy, Victoria St., Westminster, 1917-19; Nov., 1919 to present date, Bradford Tech. Coll. Joint Author of "Theory and Practice of Aeroplane Design" (Andrews & Benson), Chapman & Hall.
BENT, Fred. A.M.I.E.E., A.M.I. Mech.E. Borough Electrical Engineer and Manager, Aylesbury Corporation, Electricity Dept.,.Exchange St., Aylesbury. Private address: 125, Tring Rd., Aylesbury.
BENT, J. C. A.M.I.Mech.E. Private Address: Lone End, Ashbrittle, Taunton, Som. Career: Tonbridge and Haileybury Coll.; 5 years with Davey Paxman and Co., Colchester; Asst. Master Mechanic and Supt. Hudson Improvement Co., 5 years in India, Engr. and Works Manager; Partner in Motor Business London; Engr., Broom and Wade, Ltd.; 1914-16, War Service with R.E.; Engr., Hyatt, Ltd., London; Partner in Motor and Bus business, South Coast. Now retired.
BENT, Reginald Harvie. A.M. Mech.E., A.I.E.E. Power Station Superintendent, Oxford Corporation Electricity Dept., Russel St., Oxford. Private address: 6, Polstead Rd., Oxford. Age: 42. Career: 1928/31, Power Stn. Supt., Perak River Hydro-Electric Power Co., Ltd., F.M.S.; 1925/28, Asst. Power Stn. Supt., Buenos Aires Western Rly.; also with Newcastle Electric Supply Co., Ltd., and North Metropolitan Electric Supply Co., Ltd. War service in Royal Navy, H.M.S. Vindictive and H.M.S. Furious. Inventor, designer and patentee of Wave Impulse Mechanical Stoker for water tube and other coal fired boilers and apparatus.
BENTHAM, Cecil. M.Inst.C.E, M .Mech.E., .Inst.T. Chairman and Managing Director, Henry Simon, Ltd., Cheadle Heath, Stockport. Private address: Wenning, Poynton Park, Poynton, Cheshire. Career: Educ.: Sheffield School of Technology. Thereafter in various positions with Henry Simon and associated companies. Past President, Manchester Association of Engineers; Butterworth Medallist. Chief 'Works: Handling appliances and ship discharging equipment, Immingham; Manchester Ship Canal; King George Dock, Hull; Bahia Blanca, Argentine; Santos, Brazil; Cape Town, South Africa; Phosphate shipping plants, Nauru and Ocean Island. Past President, Manchester and District Engineering and Employers' Association. Director of Turbine Gears, Ltd., Tyresoles, Ltd., W. S. Barron & Son, Ltd. and Manchester Chamber of Commerce.
BENTLEY, John. Bachelor of Engineering, A.M.I.E.E. Contracts Engineer, Johnson & Phillips, Ltd., Charlton, London, S.E.7. Age: 33. Ed.: Liverpool University.
BENTLEY, John Grahame, B.Sc. (Eng.), A.M.E.E. Assistant to Operation Engineer, Central Electricity Board, District Office for S.E. & E. England, Aldwych House, W.C.2. Private address: 72a, Croham Road, South Croydon, Surrey. Career: Merchant Taylors' School (London); Faraday House Electrical Engineering College. Assistant Engineer, Standard Telephones & Cables, Ltd.; G. V. Twiss & Partners, Consulting Engineers; Mackness & Shipley, Consulting Engineers; present appointment from 1935. Member of Foundation Council, Engineers' Guild.
BENTLEY, John Lloyd. F.C.S., F.Inst.F., F.F.Sc., M.R.S.T., M.I. & S.I. Chief Chemist, Cleveland Works, Dorman, Long & Co., Ltd., South Bank, Yorks. Private Address: 77 Oak Road, Redcar, Yorks. Age: 54. Career: Sheffield Univ. (Met. Course); Apprent., Cammell, Laird & Co., Ltd. (5 years Head Office, 8 years Labs.); Asst. Chem. Sanderson Bros., Newbould and W. Jessop & Sons; Chief Chemist, Darlington Forge, Ltd., 1915; Chief Chemist, Redcar Works, Dorman, Long & Co., 1920; Genl. Works Manager, Robt. Heath and Low Moor, Ltd., 1927; Director and Gen. Manager, Rustless Iron and Steel Corp. of America, Baltimore, 1929; Managing Director, Darlington Rustless I. & S. Co., Ltd., 1930; Consultant, S. African I. & S. Industrial Corp., Pretoria, 1934; Steel Plant Manager, Cleveland Works, Dorman, Long & Co., 1935.
BENYON, G. A. A.M.I.Mech.E. Private Address: 18 Farclifle Road, Toiler Lane, Bradford. Age: 61. Career: Tech. School, Bolton; Apprent., Roscoe & Sons, Eng. Works; Asst. Engr. and Instructor in Metal Work at Bolton Tech. School, 1896-1900; Switchboard Attendant and Electrician i/c Bolton Corp. Elect. Works, 1900-02; Shift Engr., Halifax Elect. Works, 1902-07, and Dep. Station Supt., 1907-15. Charge Engr., 1915-31; Retired.
BERGMANN, F. A.M.I.E.E. Designer, Switchgear and Equipment Ltd., Delavox Works, Banbury (Oxon).
BERK, F. W. A.M.I.Mech.E. Tech. Representative in Midlands for several firms dealing with Rolling Mill Equipment and Furnaces and Refractories. Private Address: 58 Viceroy Close, Bristol Road, Birmingham, 5. Age: 54. Career: Educ. Quernmore School and King's Coll., London; Apprent. to James Simpson & Co., Ltd., London and Newark; Designer for Rees Roberto Mfg. Co., Ltd., Wolverhampton, and Glenfield & Kennedy Ltd., Kilmarnock, for 6 years; Chief Draughtsman, Thwaites Bros., Ltd., Bradford (1912-26); Works Manager, 1924-26; Works Manager, Alldays & Onions Ltd., Birmingham, 1927-33.
BERKELEY, Gordon Spence. A.M. I.E.E., I.P.C.S., I.P.O.E.E., Whitworth Prizeman, 1923 & 1924. Executive Engineer, P.O. Engineering Dept., Engineer-in-Chief's Office, Alder House, Aldersgate St., London, E.0.1. Private address: "Leacroft, " 106, Rickmansworth Rd., Watford, Herts. Age: 35. Career: Rochester Technical School; Medway Technical College; H.M. Dockyard, Chatham; Engineer Apprentice, H.M. Dockyard, Chatham, 1919-1924.
BERRIMAN, A. E. O.B.E., M.I. Mech.E. M.I.A.E., F.R.Ae.S. Pressed Steel Co., Ltd., Oxford. Private address: 4, Woodstock Close, Oxford. Career: Training with C. A. Parsons & Co., Newcastle-on -Tyne; Technical editor "Automotor Journal"; First Technical Editor of "Flight"; Chief Engineer, Daimler Co., Coventry; Deputy Controller Technical Dept. of Aircraft Production, Ministry of Munitions; Assistant Managing Director Birmingham Small Arms Co., Ltd.
BERRY, Granville. A.M.Inst.C.E., M.Inst.M. & Cy.E., A.M.Inst.W.E., Miller Prizeman, Inst.C.E., Bronze Medallist, Public Works Congress. Dep. Borough Engr. & Survr., C.B. of Hudderfield. Age: 31. Formerly with Borough of Nelson; Royal Borough of Kensington; Survr. & Water Engr. Padiham, U.D.C.
BERRY, Harold J. A.M.Inst.C.E., M.Inst.M. & Cy.E. Deputy County Surveyor, Essex C.C., Old Court, Chelmsford. Private Address: Penrose, 1 Longstamps Avenue, Chelmsford. Formerly Asst. County Surveyor, East Sussex C.C.
BERRY, Herbert H. M.E.E. Chairman and Managing Director of Berry's Electric Limited, 86, Newman Street, Oxford Street, W.1. Private address: Chauntry Court, Maidenhead. Career: University College School, and Finsbury Technical College. Joined Siemen Brothers, Ltd., of Woolwich in 1889; started business on own account, Queen Victoria Street, in 1895, founded Birmingham Works in 1897. One of the original inventors of Safetyfirst medium pressure Ironclad Switchgear. Founded the first 1'1agicoal Electric Fire in 1916, and has altogether about 100 Patents in various electrical devices.
BERRY, Owen W. A.M.Inst.C.E,.Inst.M. & Cy.E., A.R. San.Inst Divisional Surveyor, Somerset County Council, Woodbourne House, Shepton, Mallet. Private address: Sunny Croft, Wells, Somerset. Career: Ed.: Taunton School and Bridgewater. Assistant Surveyor, Bridgewater R.D.C., Engineer and Surveyor, Wells R.D.C., Som.
BERRY, W. E. Wh.Sch., A.M.Inst. C.E, M.Mech.E Chief Engineer, Eagle Star Insurance Co., Ltd. Is a founder member of the Inst. of Fuel, a member of the Assoc. of Min. and Elec. E., and a member of the Manchester Assoc. of E.
BERRYMAN, T. A.M.I.Mech. E., M.R.S.T., P.P. Cornish I.E. Head of Eng. Dept., School of Metal liferous Mining (Cornwall), Camborne, Cornwall. Private Address: 12 Trelawny Road, Camborne, Cornwall. Age: 52. Career: 6 years Apprent. Shops and Drawing Office, and 12 years as Asst. to Chief Draughtsman, Holman Bros., Ltd., Camborne; 1919 to date, School of Metalliferous Mining (Cornwall). Educ. locally, 1st Class Full Tech. Cert. (Mech. Eng.), C. & G. London Inst.; National Medallist and King's Prizeman for Machine Design, Board of Education.
BERTLIN, Dennis P. M.Eng, A.M.Inst.C.E. Civil Engineer, Edmund Nuttall, Sons & Co. (London), Ltd., 22, Grosvenor Gardens, London, S.W.1. Private address: 908, Howard House, Dolphin Square, Westminster, S.W.1. Previously engaged on the construction of the Mersey Tunnel, Dover Train Ferry Dock, Trinidad Deep Water Wharfage and Devonport Dock reconstruction.
BERTLIN, P. W. M.Inst.C.E. Director of Edmund Nuttall, Sons & Co. (Manchester), Ltd., and Edmund Nuttall, Sons & Co. (London), Ltd., Civil Engineering Contractors, 22, Grosvenor Gardens, S.W.1. Private address: Orchard Cottage, Somerset Road, Wimbledon Common, S.W.19.
BERTRAM, James Archie. Works Manager, Clayton, Son, & Co., Ltd., Moor End Works, Hunslet, Leeds, 10. Private address: 25, Middleton Road, Hunslet, Leeds, 10. Career: 25 years works manager; 7 years foreman on tank and gasholder work, iron and steel works, bye-products plants; member of Engineering Trades Advisory Sub-Committee and of the Engineering and Allied Employers' Leeds and District Association.
BESLY, J. C. M.I.E.E. Private Address: Lewins, Shurlock Row, Reading, Berks. Age: 63. Late Engr.-in-Chief, Cable and Wireless, Ltd.
BEST, Alfred Thomas. M.Inst.C.E. Chartered Civil Engineer. Chief Assistant in Harbour and Road Department of Rendel, Palmer and Tritton, 55, Broadway, London, S.W.'. Private address: 49, Harlech Road, Southgate, London, N.14. Career: Formerly Deputy County Surveyor of Breconshire; Assistant Engineer, P.L.A.; Chief Assistant Engineer, British Petroleum Company, and City of London College Lecturer on Ports and Docks.
BEST, Arthur Andrew. M.I. & S., A.M.I.P.E. Engineer, Flat Rolled Steel Products, The Wellman Smith Owen Engineering Corporation, Ltd., Victoria Station House, Victoria Street, S.W.1. Private address: 12, Edge Hill Court, Wimbledon, S.W.20. Age: 33. Career: Charterhouse School; Allen West & Co., Ltd. (apprent.); Sales Eng., Best & Blake, Cardiff, 1 year; Plant Layout, Allen West & Co., Ltd., 1 year, and Works Manager, 6 years.
BEST, Charles W. M.B.E., M.Inst. C.E. Private address: Penbryn, Brecon. Age: 81. Career: Indentured to his father who was a M.I.C.E.; subsequently trained as an assistant to three different civil engineers in private practice. 1901-1922, County Surveyor for Breconshire; previously in private practice as a Consulting Engineer specialising in Sanitation and Water Supply. Early training on Railway Construction and Water works, &c. Now retired. Clubs: Brecon and County Club.
BEST, F. L. A.M.I.E.E. Managing Director, Best Products, Ltd., Felixstowe. Private Address: The Retreat, Manwick Road, Felixstowe. Age: 40. Career: Tech. Ed. Northampton Eng. Day Coll., London; Chief Test Engr., London Works, Cambridge Instrument Co., Ltd.
BEST, F. P. M.Sc., B.Eng., A.M.I.E.E. Engineer, Marconi's Wireless Telegraph Co., Ltd., Electra House, Victoria Embankment, London. Private Address: Ashley, London Road, Chelmsford, Essex. Age: 38. Career: Prescot Grammar School, 1907-17; Liverpool Univ., 1917-21; Cambridge Univ., 1921-23; Radio Communication Co., 1924-28; Marconi International Marine Communication Co., Ltd., 1928-34; Marconi 's Wireless Telegraph Co., Ltd., 1934.
BEST, Commander K. B. M.V.O., A.M.I.E.E., R.N. Retired. Adviser on Wireless and Communications Generally to the Home Office. Private Address: 19 Rivermead Court, Hurlingham, S.W.6. Age: 41. Career: Educ.: Bradfield Coll., Berks, 1911-14; joined Royal Navy (Special Entry) 1914; Served in Grand Fleet during the War; Jutland, 1916; Subsequently as Wireless and Signal Specialist in various appts. afloat, at Signal School, Portsmouth, and at Admiralty; Retired as Lieut.Cmdr. in 1933. Promoted Comdr. Feb., 1937. Joined Metropolitan Police, 1933, for Wireless and Communication duties; seconded to Home Office, 1936.
BESTOW, Robert C. B.Sc. (Eng. ), A.M.Inst.0.E., M.Inst.M. & Cy.E. Surveyor, Bridgend Urban District Council, Glan-Ogwr, Bridgend, Glam. Private address: 41, Bowham Avenue, Bridgend. Age: 37. Career: London University; Borough Engineer's Dept., Ilford.
BETHELL, Fred. A.M.I.Mech.E. Managing Director, Celoform (Stockport) Ltd., Resilient Rubber Felt Mftrs.; Chairman, F. Bethell & Co., Ltd., Harriett Street, Stockport. Private Address: 20 St. Thomas Place, Stockport. Age: 33. Career: Stockport Coll.; Works and Office training, Atherton & Co., Engrs., Preston; Managerial training, Geo. Bethell & Co., Engrs., Stockport; General Manager, Geo. Bethell & Co.; General Manager, Stockport Welding Co. Visiting Lecturer, Stockport Coll. Inventor of patent sound-proof rubber flooring; various improvements in hydraulic machinery, etc.
BETT, John Philip. A.M.Inst.C.E. A.M.I.Struct.E. Struct. Engr., i/c Eng. Drawing Office, Messrs. Norman & Dawbarn, Architects and Consulting Engrs., 43 Grosvenor Place, London, S.W.1. Private Address: "Kelv inda le, " Field End Road, Eastcote, Mddx. Age: 31. Career: Glasgow Royal Tech. Coll.; Manchester Coll. of Tech.; Apprent., Coaster Construction Co., Ltd.; Jnr. Draughtsman, Sir Wm. Arrol & Co., Ltd., Glasgow, 1928; Draughtsman, Ed. Wood & Co., Ltd., Manchester, 1928-29; Struct. Eng. Asst., Fleming Bros. (Construct. Engrs.), Glasgow, 192937. Specialises in Structural Steelwork.
BETTS, Richard T. B.Sc. (Eng.), A.M.Inst.C.E., A.C.G.I. Assistant Chief Engineer, McCall & Co., Ltd., R/C Engineers, Templeborough, Sheffield. Private address: Northgate House, Tickhill, Doncaster. Age: 34. Career: City & Guilds Engineering College (1922-25). (1925-1926) Junior Engineer, Bridge Stress Committee (Dept. of Scientific and Industrial Research); (1926-27) Assistant Engineer, Bridge Dept., Southern Railway, Waterloo; (1927-32) Assistant Engineer, Power Engineering, Shawinigan Water & Power Co., Montreal, P.Q.; (1933) Reinforced Concrete designer and assistant C.E. McCall & Co.
BEUTTELL, A. W. M.I.E.E. Governing Director, Linolite, Ltd., 100 Victoria Street, S.W.1. Career: Eastbourne Coll.; Faraday House; 1906, Chief Engr., North Wales Power and Traction Co.; since interested in lighting. Past-Pres., Illuminating Eng. Soc.; 1902, introduced Linolite and Double-capped' Tubular Lamps.
BEVAN, C. G. B.Sc., A.M.I.E.E. Eng. Lecturer, Cardiff Tech. Coll. Private Address: "Netherwood," Cardiff Road, Dynas Powis, Glam. Age: 50.
BEVAN, E. L. B.Sc. (1st Class Hons. Mech. Eng.), A.M.I.E.E. Business Address: c/o The Central Electy. Board, Generating Station, Commercial Road, Wolverhampton. Age: 36.. Career: Wolverhampton School, 1913-20; Univ. of Birmingham Dept.. of Mech. Eng., 1920-24; Wolverhampton Corp. Elect. Dept., 1924-28; Carmock U.D.C. Elect. Dept., 1928-30; Watford Corp. Elect. Dept., 1930; Hampstead Borough Council Elect. Dept., 1930-33; Central Elect. Board, Central England Scheme, 1934-37.
BEVAN, Major John M. M.C., B.A., M.I. & S.I. Managing Director and Chairman, Briton Ferry Steel Co., Ltd., Briton Ferry, Glam. Private address: Glyn Clydach, Neath. Career: Educ.: Clifton College and Caius College, Cambridge. Entered the steel and tinplate industry in 1908; served in R.A. 1914-19.
BEVAN, Robert T. B.Sc. (Eng., London), A.M.Mech.E Designer and Projects Engineer, Harland & Wolff, Ltd., Belfast. Private address: 17, Cunard Avenue, Shirley, Southampton. Aee: 35. Career: Apprenticeship, J. I. Thornycroft & Co., Ltd.; University College of Southampton. Lecturer in Engineering at Belfast College of Technology.
BEXON, William Collier. M.I. Mech.E., M.E.E. General Manager and Engineer, Ayrshire Electricity Board, Greenholm Street, Kilmarnock, Scotland. Private address: Burnside, Barassie, Nr. Troon. Career: Tech. Educ.: Derby Technical College. Premium apprentice, Wolverhampton; previous appointments, Rochdale, Croydon and Kilmarnock Corporations. Member, Central Scotland District Consultative Technical Committee; Member, Transmission Section Committee, I.E.E.
BICKERSTETH, Edward C. Lt.Col. V.D. (Retired). M.Inst.C.E. Ashleigh, Crewe. Age: 69. Career: University College, Liverpool (Engineering School) Pupil of the late F. W. Webb, C.M.E., L. & N.W. Railway; Superintendent Outdoor Machinery Loco. Dept., L. & N.W.R. and L.M.S. Railway. Nov retired.
BICKLEY, E. A.M.I.E.E. Outside Contracts Testing Engr., W. T. Henley's Telegraph Works Co., Ltd. Private Address: 47 Greenhill Avenue, Caterham. Age: 33. Career: Walthamstow Tech. Coll.; The Polytechnic, Regent Street, London; Training and subsequent appointments since 1921 with Henley's, in Sales Advertising, Eng. and Contracts Depts. Teacher, Elect. Eng. subjects, Surrey C.C. Author of "Historical Survey of the Distribution of Electrical Energy by Underground Cables," etc.
BICKLEY, James. B.Sc., M.Inst C.E. Civil Engineer, Braithwaite & Co., Engineers, Ltd., Horseferry House, Westminster, S.W.1. Private address: 118, George Street, Bryanston Square, W.1. Age: 41. Career: University of Birmingham; Contracts in India and S. America. Inventions connected with methods of constructing screwed cylinder foundations.
BIGGART, Robert L. M.I.E.S. Director, Sir William Arrol & Co., Ltd., 85, Dunn Street, Bridgeton, Glasgow. Private address: Inchgarvie, Bridge-of -Weir, Renfrewshire.
BILES, R. W. A.M.I.E.E. Operation Engr., Central Electy. Board, S.W.E. and S.W. Area. Private Address: 'Balleroy," Westbury Lane, Coombe Dingle, Bristol. Age: 43. Career: Faraday House; A. Reyrolle & Co.; North Metropolitan Elect. P.S. Co.; C.E.B. Tech. Engr.
BINDLOSS, Comdr. E. C. R.N., A.M.I.E.E. Chief of Echometer Tech. Division, The Marconi International Marine Communication Co., Ltd., Marconi Offices, Electra House, Victoria Embankment, W. C.2. Age: 43. Career: Educ.: Royal Naval Colls., Osborne and Dartmouth, 1907-12; after the War specialised in Torpedo Duties and qualified in advanced course at R.N. Coll., Greenwich, 1919-20; 1930, took up appointment with Co. when that Company first started to develop Echo sounding business.
BING, Herbert. O.B.E., Mech.E. Racedis, The Crescent, West Wickham, Kent. Career: Pupil, Aveling & Porter, Ltd., Rochester. Engineer, P. & 0. Co., Ltd.; Works Manager, Consolidated Pneumatic Tool Co., Ltd.; Managing Director, National Filling Factories at Banbury, Gainsborough and Chittening, Nr. Bristol, 1916-1919; Works Manager, Kings Norton Metal Co., Ltd. Now retired.
BINGHAM, James Herbert. Chevalier de L'ordre de la Couronne, M.I. Mech.E., M.I.Chem.E., M.I.Prod.E, Assoc.Inst. Gas Engrs., F.I.I.A., F.R.Econ.S. General Manager, Metropolitan Gas Meters, Ltd., Hyson Green, Nottingham; and Cheltenham Meters, Ltd., Cheltenham. Private address: 9, Third Avenue, Sherwood Rise, Nottingham. Career: Educ.: University College, Nottingham. Training with James Oakes & Co., and Western Electric Co., Ltd. Engineer in charge of plant and machinery, National Projectile Factory, Birtley, 1916-19; Factory Supt., and subsequently Production Supt. to Messrs. F. N. Pickett et Fils, France and Belgium, 1920-22; Works Manager, George Glover & Co., Ltd., 1923-33; present appointment, 1933-; Chairman of Council, Institute of Production Engineers, 1936-38.
BINLEY, John Rae. M.Inst.Met., M.I.S.I. Chief Chemist, Follsain Metals, Ltd., Wycliffe Foundry, Lutterworth. Private address: 539, Binley Road, Binley, Coventry. Age: 27. Career: Apprenticed, Humber, Ltd.; Birmingham Central Technical College (Diplomas, Iron and Steel Manufacture and Non-Ferrous Metals); Assistant Chemist, Humber, Ltd.
BINNIE, Alfred Maurice. M.A., M .Mech.E, A.M.Inst.C.E. University Demonstrator and Lecturer in Engineering Science, Oxford; and Lecturer in Engineering Science, New College, Oxford. Private address: New College, Oxford. Age: 37. Career: Ed.: Cambridge University; 1923/5 Junior Assistant Engineer, Bridge Stress Committee.
BINNS, E. A.M.I.E.E., A.M.I. Mech.E. Power Station Supt., Oldham Corp. Electy. Dept. Private Address: 29 Selkirk Avenue, Oldham.
BINNS, H. S. M.I.E.E. Agent for The Electric Construction Co., Ltd., Wolverhampton, and Hackbridge Cable Co., Ltd., Hackbridge, Surrey. Private Address: 26 Hill Top Avenue, Cheadle Hulme, Stockport, Cheshire.
BINYON, Major Basil. O.B.E., M.A. (Camb.), M.I.E.E., A.F.R. Ae.S., Fellow Physical Soc., Memb. Inst. Radio Eng. (America). Director, Marconi International Marine Communication Co., Director, Radio Communication Co., Ltd., Electra House, W.C.2. Private address: Hawthorndene, Hayes, Kent. Age: 53. Career: Nat. Science Tripos, Camb., Post Graduate Engineering Course. 1914-18 Flight Commander, R.N.A.S.; Major R.A.F.; 1919-28, Managing Director Radio Communication Co., Ltd.; 1922-26, Director, British Broadcasting Co.
BIRCH, Arthur A. M.Sc., A.M. Inst.C.E., A.M.Inst.M. & Cy.E. Chief Engineering Assistant, St. Helens Corporation. Private address: "Lynton, Daresbury Road, St. Helens, Lancs. Age: 37. Career: Leeds University. Engineering Assistant, Leeds Corporation Water Dept., 1922-1924; Borough of Nelson, 19241927; County Borough of Rotherham, 1927-1936.
BIRCH, F. A.M.I.E.E. Consumers Engr. and Sales Manager to Salford Corp. and Prestwich U.D.C. Electy. Supply. Private Address: 40 Lullington Road, Pendleton, Manchester.
BIRD, A. L. M.A., Assoc.M.Inst. C.E., M.Mech.E. Hopkinson Lecturer in Thermodynamics, University of Cambridge, Engineering Laboratory, Cambridge. Career: Tangyes, Birmingham; Siemens Bros., Dynamo Works, Stafford; Cammell Laird, Birkenhead; assistant to late Prof. B. Hopkinson in consulting and experimental work on internal combustion engines; also R.A.E., Farnborough.
BIRD, Arthur G. M.I.Mech.F,., M.I.Gas E. London Manager, West's Gas Improvement Co., Ltd.; Managing Director, West's Rotinoff Piling and ConStruction Co., Ltd., Columbia House, Aldwych, W.C.2. Private address: Hanridge, The Ridgeway, Cuffley Herts.
BIRD, Capt. C. F. A. A.M.I.E.E., A.M.I.Mech.E., late R.E. Consulting Engr. (Elect. and Mech.) Private Address: 26 Little Chester Street, Grosvenor Place, S.W.1. Age: 40. Son of the late C. J. Bird, C.M.G., J.P.; exhibitioner, Bedford School; R.M.A., Woolwich; Peterhouse, Cambridge; 1917, France (wounded); 1918-21, Out East (N.W.E.P. Military Works); Pageant and Tattoo, Wembley, 1924; 1925-27, E. & M. Course; (War Office) 1927-28; E. & M. Engr., Woolwich Dist.; Nov., 1928, retired. (R.H.S. Bronze Medal and Parchment).
BIRD, Donald Egerton. A.M.I.E.E. Faraday House Diploma (Gold Medal). Technical Engineer, Edmundson Electricity Corporation, Ltd., Thames House, Millbank, S.W.1. Private address: Farm Close, Fetcham Park, Leatherhead. Age: 36. Ed.: Elizabeth College, Guernsey; Faraday House.
BIRD, George. B.Sc. (Eng.), A.C.G., D.C., A.M.Mech.E., A.M.I.A.E. Scientific Officer, Department of Scientific and Industrial Research, Road Research Laboratory, Harmondsworth, Mx. Private address: 17, Alderney Ave., Hounslow, Mx. Age: 36. Ed.: City & Guilds (Engineering) College.
BIRD, H. T. B.A., B.A.I., A.M. Inst.C.E. District Engineer, L. & N.E. Rly., Boston, Lincs. Age: 40. Career: 1916-19, War Service, R.A., B.E.F. France; 1919-22, Trinity Coll., Dublin, School of Eng.; 1923-24, New Works Office, Metropolitan Rly.; 1924-26, New Works Office, L.N.E.R., Edinburgh; 1926-27, Construction Office, L.N.E.R., King's Cross; 1927-30, Attached Dist. Engr. 's Office, L.N.E.R., Cambridge (Resident Engr. on New Works); 1930-34, Construction Office, L.N.E.R., King's Cross (Resident Engr. on New Works, including widening Gidea Park to Shenfield); 1934-38, Chief Asst. to Dist. Engr., L.N.E.R., Leeds; March, 1938, Asst. Dist. Engr., King's Cross; Nov., 1938, present appointment. Capt. R.E. (S.R.), 2nd in Command 150th (L.N.E.) Rly. Construction Co., R.E. Supp. Res.
BIRD, R. V. A.M.I.Mech.E. Engineer, C. W. Outram & Co., Woodville, nr. Burton-on-Trent. Private Address: Glengarry, Burton Road, Midway, Burton-on -Trent. Age: 42.
BIRDWOOD, Christopher Richard Brodrick. B.A. (Cantab.), A.M.Inst.C.E. Assistant Civil Engineer, New Iron and Steel Works, Karabuk, Turkey, for Braithwaite & Co., Engineers, Ltd. Private address: Wendy House, The Down, Bexhill-on-Sea, Sussex. Age: 27. Career: Cambridge University. Assist. Engineer, Steel Road and Rail Bridge over R. Daugaver, Jekabpils, Latvia, (Braithwaite & Co.); Assist. Engineer on roof steelwork, New Exhibition Buildings, Earl's Court (Braithwaite & Co.).
BIRKHEAD, Frank Radcliffe. M.I.M. & Cy.E., A.M.I.Struct.E. Engr. and Surveyor, Settle. Private Address: "Beverley, " Settle, Yorks. Age: 38. Formerly Chief Asst. Engr., Bootle C.B. and Goole U.D.C., and Asst. Halifax C.B.
BIRKS, Norman Arthur. Associateship Sheffield University, A.M. I.Mech.E. Joint Managing Director, Abbott, Birks & Co., Ltd., 90/91, Blackfriars Rd., London, S.E.1. Private address: Broadfolds, Park Lane, Ashstead, Surrey. Age: 45. Career: Bradford Technical College and Sheffield University; four years pupil Vickers, Ltd., Sheffield, works and drawing office; Works manager and afterwards director, Wm. Lee & Sons, Ltd., Dronfield. Responsible for erection of Power Plant, Machinery, Power Transmission, etc. in new works. Various Patents and Registered Designs in connection with the Gas Industry.
BIRKS, Walter Harry. M.I.Mech. E., M.I.E. & S., M.West of Scot.I. & S.I. Works Manager, Babcock and Wilcox, Ltd., Renfrew, Scotland. Private address: Glyn Hill, Renfrew. Career: Apprenticed, Armstrong Whitworth, Manchester; Head Foreman, Graham Mortons, Leeds; Works Manager, Steel Railway Co., Ltd., Pendleton, Manchester; Works Manager, Mountford Phillips & Co., Ltd., Llantrisant, South Wales; Works Manager, Clayton and Shuttleworth, Ltd., Lincoln; Works Manager, Babcock & Wilcox, Ltd., Lincoln.
BIRRELL, E. M.B.E., A.M.I.Mech.E. Master, Eng. Subjects, Thorne Grammar School, nr. Doncaster. Private Address: 32 The Mount, Selby, Yorks. Age: 48. Career: Hull Tech. Coll.; Apprent., and D.O., Earles S. and E. Co.; War Service, E.R. (F) R.E.; Commissioned, Tyne E.E. R.E.; Chief Implement Designer, John Fowler & Co., on Design of Eyretiller; in Egypt on Nile Irrigation Scheme.
BISHOP, R. N. M.A., A.M.I. Mech.E. Private Address: George Park, Honiton, Devon. Career: Marlborough Coll.; Pembroke Coll., Cambridge; 3 years Pupil, with S.R. at Ashford, Kent; 11 years with Chief Mech. Engr.'s Dept., Southern Rly.
BISHOP, R. R. M.I.A.E. Commercial Vehicle Experimental Engineer, Vauxhall Motors, Ltd., Luton. Private address: Greystoke, Sauncey Avenue, Harpenden. Age: 43. Ca•reer: Chief Draughtsman, G. Constantinesco; Chief Designer, Associated Transmissions, Ltd.; Chief Draughtsman, Bentley Motors, Ltd.
BISHOP, Walter M. B.Sc. (Eng.), A.M.I.E.E. District Engineer (Distribution), City of Portsmouth Electricity Undertaking, 6, Marine Parade East, Leeon-Solent. Private address: "Cinderford, " St. Mary's Avenue, Alverstoke, Hants. Age: 29. Careey: King's College, London University; Student Apprenticeship (3 years) B.T.H. Co., Ltd., Rugby. Assistant consumer's Engineer, 1932-1935, City of Portsmouth Elec. Untkg., and from 1935 to 1937, District Consumer's Engineer.
BISHOP, William Russell. A.M. I.E.E., D.F.H., Students Premium I.E.E., 1932. Engineer, Radio Division, Standard Telephones and Cables, Oakleigh Road, New Southgate, N. 11. Private address: 26, Sutton Road, Muswell Hill, N. 10. Born 1905. Career: Malvern College; Faraday House; Marconi's Wireless Telegraph; 1929 to 1932; British Broadcasting Corporation, 1932 to 1935; Standard Telephones and Cables from 1935.
BISSETT, John. 0.B.E., M.I.Mech.E. Director, Manchester District Engineering Employers Assocn., Arkwright House, Manchester. Private address: Scriven Lodge, Upton, Macclesfield. Career: Heriot Watt College, Edinburgh. Bruce Peebles & Co., Edinburgh; British Westinghouse Co., Manchester; Manchester Armaments Board; Platt Bros. & Co., Ltd. (Director); The English Electric Co. (General Manager of Works).
BJORCK, Carl Edward. M. I. Mar.E., A.M.I.Mech.E. Chief Maintenance Engineer (from 1932 to date), Royal London Ophthalmic Hospital, City Road, E.C.1. Private address: 661, Sidcup Road, Eltham, S.E.9. Age: 36. Career: Technical College, West Hartlepool; Central Marine Engine Works, West Hartlepool. 1920-23, Draughtsman, Central Marine Engine Works; 1923-1931, Chief Refrigerating Engineer and Marine Engineer (steam and motor) with Sir R. Ropner & Co., Ltd., and Shaw Savill & Albion Co., Ltd. Specialist in arranging, planning and maintaining modern Technical Equipment for large Hospitals. Article "Engineering and Boiler House Review, " April, 1938, on "The Moor'fields Hospital Plant."
BLACK, Capt. A. T. A.M.Inst. C.E. Chief Estimator, Royal Ordnance Factories, Woolwich, S. E.18. Private Address: 4 The Grove, Danson Road, Bexley Heath, Kent. Career: Educ.: Gillingham and Erith Tech. Colls.; Trained, Vickers Armstrongs, Ltd., as Pupil Apprent.; Asst. Engr. Heap & Riley, Ltd., Consulting Engrs.; Tech. Asst., Royal Ordnance Factories, Woolwich, then promoted, to Factory Manager of Shell Factories and Foundries; then present post.
BLACK, E. A. A.M.Inst.C.E. County Surveyor, Northamptonshire C.C., County Hall, Northampton.
BLACK, J. W. M.I.E.E. Consulting Eng ineer, 43 Kelvinside Gardens, Glasgow, N.W.
BLACKADDER, William. D.Sc., Assoc.M.Inst.C.E. (Telford Premium). Professor of Engineering, University of Aberdeen. Private address: 54, Queens Road, Aberdeen. Career: Caledonian Railway Co., Clyde Navigation Trust; Aberdeen Harbour Commissioners. B.Sc. Edin.Univ., Vans Dunlop Scholarship; D.Sc. (1924) Lecturer, Civil Engineering and Applied Mechanics, Royal Technical College, Glasgow.
BLACKBURN, Bernard P. M.I. Loco.E. Locomotive Depot Superintendent, London & North Eastern Railway Coy., Locomotive Running Dept., Retford, Notts. Private address: "Bridgenook," 79, Ordsall Road, Retford, Notts. Age: 39. Career: Enfield Grammar School; Friends School, Saffron Walden; Premium Apprentice, Great Northern Railway Coy., Doncaster, 1916 to 1921; Technical Training, Doncaster Technical College. Various Supervisory posts with the G.N., G.E. and G.C. Sections of L.N.E.R. at King's Cross, Stratford District, Liverpool and Stockport, with charge of the motive Power Section of the L.M. & S.R. at Liverpool and Stockport Sheds.
BLACKBURN, C. L. B.A., M.I.E.E. Consulting Engr., Merz and McLellan, 32 Victoria Street, London, S.W.1.
BLACKBURN, Robert. O.B.E., A.M.I.C.E., F.R.Ae.S., M.I.Mech.E. Chairman and Managing Director, Blackburn Aircraft, Ltd., Brough, E. Yorks. Private address: Bowcliffe, Boston Spa, Yorks. Career: Designed, built, flew his first aeroplane in 1909; produced an all-steel military monoplane in 1911; ran a school of flying at Hendon for eighteen months; took over Olympia Works, Leeds, and formed present company, 1914; concentrated on naval types, and towards the end of the War, specialised in torpedo aircraft; present policy covers specialised research and development of coastal defence types of aircraft; holds Golden Cross of the Order of the Redeemer, given in recognition of services rendered in organisation of Greek Naval Aircraft Factory near Athens.
BLACKBURNE-MAZE, Leonard Norman. A.M.I.E.E. Central London Electricity Accessories, Ltd., 254, Earls Court Road, London, S.W.5. Private address: 72, Bishops Mansions, London, S.W.6. Age: 34. Career: Faraday House, St. James and Pall Mall Electric Light Co., Ltd.; Manchester Corporation Electricity Department; Kensington and Knightsbridge Electric Lighting Co., Ltd., subsequently merged into London Associated Electricity Undertakings, Ltd.
BLACKHALL, F. W. A.M.I.E.E. Civil Servant, P.O. Eng. Dept. Private Address: "Learn," Nacton Road, Ipswich. Age: 52.
BLACKISTON, H. E. M.I.E.E. Chief Engr. and Manager, Electric Supply and Transport Depts., Ipswich. Private Address: "Edgehill, " Stone Lodge Lane, Ipswich. Age: 46. Formerly similar appointment with County Borough of West Hartlepool, after being Deputy Elect. Engr. at Bermondsey and holding appointments with L.C.C. Tramways, South Wales Power Co. and North Eastern Elect. Supply Co.
BLACKLOCK, William. B.Sc., M.I.Mech.E., M.I.Mar.E., M.R.S.T. Principal, The College, Swindon, Wilts. Private address: 21, Downs View Road, Swindon, Wilts. Age: 50. Career: Apprenticeship, Sunderland; Day Student, Technical College, Sunderland. Appointments with Goldsmith's College, New Cross, S.E.; Northern Polytechnic, Holloway, N.; Marine Academy, Liverpool; Tech.Inst., Keighley; Royal Tech. College, Glasgow; The College, Swindon, Wilts. Marine Engineer, Mercantile Marine, and Engineer Lieutenant, R.N.
BLACKMAN, A. S. M.I.E.E. Private Address: 7 River Court, Portsmouth Road, Surbiton, Surrey. Late Borough Elect. Engr., Sunderland.
BLACKMORE, R. M.I.E.E. Manager for North West England and North Wales, Central Electy. Board, Palatine Road, Withington, Manchester. Age: 64. Career: 2 years City Elect. Engr., Wakefield; 27 years Engr.-in-Chief, Stalybridge, Hyde, Mossley and Dukingfield Tramways and Electy. Board.
BLACKWOOD, R. C. M.C., B.Sc., A.M.Inst.C.E Partner, Blackwood & Smith, W.S. Peebles.
BLAIKIE, W. S. A.M.I.Mech.E. Yorkshire Manager, Ferodo Ltd., Chapel-en-le-Frith, Via Stockport. Business Address: 25 Hunslet Road, Leeds, 10. Age: 57. Career: Hulme Grammar School, Manchester; Manchester School of Tech.; Craven Bros., Ltd., Apprent. and D.O.; Appleby, Crane & Hoist Co., Ltd., Glasgow (now Wm. Arrol & Co., Ltd.); John Brown & Co., Ltd., Plant Dept., Clydebank, Glasgow; Ferodo Ltd., Branch of Turner & Newall, Ltd.
BLAIR, Atholl. M.B.E., M.I. Mech.E., M.I.N.A. Chief Engr. and Manager of Engine. Works, Harland & Wolff, Ltd., Belfast. Private Address: 7 Derryrolgie Avenue, Belfast. Career: Geo. Watson's Coll., Edinburgh; St. Andrews Coll., Dublin; Central Tech. Coll., S. Kensington; whole career with Harland & Wolff; first appointed Asst. Manager in 1912.
BLAIR, George, B.Sc.(Glas.), Assoc.M.Inst.C.E. Consulting Engr.. Managing Director, Farinol Co., Ltd., Farinol House, Trafford Park, Lancs. Private address: No. 4 Cecil Road, Stretford, Lancs. Career: Clyde Engine Works, Glasgow (apprent.); University of Glasgow. Royal Tech. Coll., Glasgow; Works manager, Barr & Stroud, Ltd., Glasgow; The Arrol Johnston Car. Co., Glasgow; Engineer, The Singer Mfg. Co., Ltd., Clydebank and later Controller of Production; Manager and director, Peel Dye Works, Newton Heath.
BLAIR, James. B.Sc., A.M.E.S., A.M.I.Loco.E. Assistant to Mechanical Engineer, Doncaster, C.M.E. Dept., L.N.E.R., Doncaster. Private address: 37, Oxholme Road, Doncaster. Age: 39. Ed.: Royal Technical College, Glasgow; University of Glasgow.
BLAKE, George Gascoigne. M.I.E.E., F.Inst.P., F.R.S.A. Radiologist (retired); still serving on Radiological and Electrotechnical Committees, I.E.E. Private Address: 10 Onslow Road, Richmond, Surrey. Formerly Radiologist or Radiographer to numerous Civilian and Military hospitals (frequently in an Hon. or Hon. Consultative capacity). Is a Fellow of the Physical Soc.; Member of Radio Soc. of G.B., of The Royal Institution, The British Inst. of Radiology, and The Soc. of Radiographers. Invented (1915) method of X-Ray localisation; (1919) method of obtaining Static electricity from Induction coil, for medicinal purposes; (1928) The Reflexometer; etc., etc. Author of "History of Radio-Telegraphy and Telephony (Chapman & Hall).
BLAKE, P. R. A.M.I.E.E., M. Inst.T. General Manager for The South Wales Transport Co., Ltd., Brunswick Street, Swansea. Formerly General Manager, Scottish General Transport Co., Ltd., Gravesend and Northfleet Tramways Ltd., and Peterborough Electric Traction Co., Ltd.
BLAKE, R. A. A.M.I.E.E. Consumer's Engr., Hammersmith Borough Council, London, W.6. Private Address: 52 Marmion Road, S.W.11. Age: 32. Educ.: Heles School, Exeter; Pupil, Newtons, of Taunton; B.T.H. Ltd., London; Regent Street Polytechnic (Finalist C. & G. Exam., etc.).
BLAKELEY, Alan Reuben. A.M.I.E.E. Assistant Electrical Engineer, Electrical Branch, Office of the High Commissioner for India, India Store Depot, Lambeth, S.E.1. Private address: 7, Mount View, Rickmansworth, Herts. Age: 33. Career: Wellington (N.Z.) Technical College; Apprentice, The National Electrical and Engineering Co., Ltd., Wellington, New Zealand and The British Thomson-Houston Co., Ltd., Rugby. Assistant Engineer, Construction Dept., B.T.H. Co., and later Switchgear Contracts Engineer.
BLAKELY, George Rothney. B.Sc. (Eng.), Assoc.0.0.S., Assoc.M.Inst. C.E. Experimental Engineer, The British Tabulating Mch. Co., Ltd., New Icknield Way, Letchworth, Herts. Private address: 154, Cambridge Road, Hitchin, Herts. Age: 28. Career: University College, Southampton; College Apprentice, Metropolitan-Vickers; Technical Advisory Staff, Hoffmann Mfg. Co., Ltd.; Chief Engineer, Trico-Folberth, Ltd.
BLAKEMORE, Ernest. A.M.E.E. Principal of Horwich Technical College (Lancashire Higher Education Committee), Chorley New Rd., Horwich, Lancs. Private address: Thornecliffe, Brownlow Road, Horwich. Age: 48. Career: Apprenticeship with L.Y.Rly. Co.; Railway Mechanics' Institute, Horwich; Manchester College of Technology. Drawing Office, L.Y.Rly. Co.; Lecturer, Wolverhampton Technical College, 1919/25; Head of Engineering Dept., Smethwick Technical College,.1925/29; Present post, 1929.
BLAKER, Alexander Aubrey. M.I. A.E., A.M.I.Mech.E., A.M.Inst.C.E. Managing Director, The Blaker Motor & Welding Co., Ltd., Dukes Road, Acton. Private address: "Ravensdale, " Ravensdale Avenue, N.12. Age: 67: Career: City of London College; Regent St. Polytechnic; Birkbeck Institute. Works Manager, Heavy Rifled Barrel & Small Arms Co., Ltd.; Works Manager, Halle Automatic Syndicate; J oint Managing Director, Blaker Engineering Co., Ltd. Welding Specialist, inventor of signalling pistols, lubricators, etc.
BLANCHARD, Leslie William. A.M.Inst.C.E., A.M.I.Mech.E. Managing Director, W. E. Martin & Co., Ltd., Electro-depositors, Hockley, Birmingham, 19. Private address: 22, The Cloister Crofts, Leamington Spa. Age: 48. Career: Central Tech. College, Birmingham; Apprentice ship, Belliss & Morcom, Ltd., Birmingham. Drawing Office, etc., Peter Brotherhood, Ltd., Peterboro'; W. H. Allen, Sons & Co., Ltd., Bedford; Ministry of Munitions, Director of Design M.W.D. (Tanks).
BLAND, John George. A.M. I.E.E. Senior District Engineer (Wolverton District), The Northampton Electric Light & Power Co., Ltd., Stratford Road, Wolverton, Bucks. Private address: 114, Victoria Street, Wolverton, Bucks. Age: 36. Career: Public school education (Ardingly College); Suffolk Street Technical School, Birmingham; Apprenticed, Veritys, Ltd., and later their Sales Engineer at Bristol; successively Sales Engineer, Mains Assistant and District Engineer, Northampton E.L. & P. Co., Ltd.
BLAND, Col. Maurice G. O.B.E., M.Inst.C.E., A.M.I.E.E. With Albion T. Snell & Partners, Suffolk House, 5 Laurence Pountney Hill, London, E. C.4. Private Address: 36 Chartfield Avenue, Putney, S.W.18.
BLANKLEY, G. W. M.I.E.E. With Lancashire Dynamo and Crypto Ltd., 94 Petty France, S.W.1.
BLANKS, A. A.M.I.E.E. Consulting Engr. on own Account. 16 Willes Road, Kentish Town, N.W.S.
BLEACH, Chris Charles. Wh.Ex., A.M.Mech.E., A.M.I.E.E. General Manager, The Concordia Electric Safety Lamp Co., Ltd., Luma Works, Sanatorium Road, Cardiff. Private address: Granville, St. Michaels Road, Llandaff, Glam. Career: Apprenticeship, H.M. Dockyard, Portsmouth; 3 years, Assistant Engineer, Johnson & Phillips, Ltd., Cablemakers; 13 years Chief Electrical Engineer, Doncaster Collieries Association, Ltd.; present post, 1936.
BLEASDALE, J. W. M.M., A.M.I.E.E. Mains Asst. Engr., City of Bradford Elect. Dept., Bradford. Private Address: 2 Lynton Grove, Toiler Lane, Bradford. Formerly with Penrith Elect. Supply Co., Cumberland; City of Calgary Electy. Dept., Canada; Huronion River Power Co. Turbine, Canada. Served in Great War, 1914-18.
BLENCOWE, Sidney. M.Inst.0.E., Telford Premium, F.S.I. The Cedars, Beckington, Nr. Bath. Age: 58. Career: 1902-3, War Department; 1903-4, Admiralty Works Department; 1906, joined the Engineering Staff of the Buenos Aires Great Southern Railway: Chief Surveyor, 1919-1935. Chief of the Commission of Economic Investigation B.A.G. Southern & B.A. Western Railways, 1935-6.
BLIGHT, John Henry. M.Inst.M. & Cy.E., P.A.S.I. Borough Engineer & Surveyor, Penzance Borough Council, Municipal Buildings, Penzance. Age: 28. Career: Premium Pupil, Borough Surveyor, St. Ives. Thereafter, Asst. Surveyor, Weybridge U.D.C., Harpenden U.D.C., and Potters Bar U.D.C.; Deputy Eng. and Surveyor, Penzance.
BLIZARD, William E. B.Sc. (Eng.) (Lond.), M.Inst.C.E., M.Cons.E. Partner, Lemon and Blizard, Lansdowne House, Castle Lane, Southampton, 24 Lockyer Street, Plymouth, and 25 Victoria Street, Westminster, London, S.W.1. Private Address: Rushett House, Park Road, Cheam, Surrey. Career: In the Indian Service of Engineers (Irrigation Branch) from 1912-23; served in Mesopotamia and Persia in 2nd Q.V.O. Sappers and Miners from 1916 to 1920; partner in Lemon and Blizard from 1923, specialising in waterworks, sewerage and sewage disposal
BLOCKSIDGE, Ernest Walter. M .N. A. Senior Ship Surveyor, Lloyd's Register of Shipping, 71, Fenchurch Street, London, E.0.3. Private address: "Northcroft, " 104, Arundel Avenue, Sanderstead, Surrey. Age: 62. Career: Mathematical School, Rochester; Royal Dockyard School, Chatham; Armstrong College, Newcastle-on Tyne. Royal Dockyard Apprentice, Chatham; First Class Draughtsman, Admiralty; Overseeing Duties for the Admiralty; Ship Surveyor, Board of Trade; Ship Surveyor in the United States of America, Lloyd's Register of Shipping. Lecturer on Shipping, City of London College, etc.
BLOXAM, Harold P. A.M.C.E, A.C.G.I. Scientific Officer, The National Physical Laboratory, Teddington. Private address: Northcote, 33, Park Road, Hampton Hill, Middx. Age: 46. Career: Apprenticeship with Vickers, Ltd., Barrow-in-Furness; City & Guilds Engineering College, 1913-15. Joined Staff of National Physical Laboratory in 1915.
BLUCK, Herbert Walter. A.M.I. Mech.E. Inspecting-consulting Engr., Swan Buildings, Edmund Street, Birmingham, 3. Private Address: Hermon House, Wylde Green, Warwickshire. Career: Est. as consultant since 1900; Surveyor, Bureau Veritas International Registry of Shipping and Aircraft; engaged on tests and inspections on all classes of eng. contracts for various foreign Govmts., rlys. and harbour commissioners, and tests and surveys on all classes of marine contracts.
BLUETT, E. J. H. A.M.I.E.E. In business on own account. 80 High Street, Ilfracombe, Devon.
BLUNDELL, Harry. M.Inst.C.E Private Address: The Manor House, Welford, nr. Rugby. Age: 81. Trained, Engr.'s Office, North Staffs. Rly.; Dist. Engr., Manchester, Sheffield and Lincolnshire Rly., 18961900; Asst. Engr., Great Central Rly., 1900-02; Chief Engr., Cheshire Lines Committee, 1902-17; Chief Engr., Great Central Rly., 1917-22; and from 1922-23 with L.N.E. Rly. after Amalgamation. Retired.
BLUNDEN, E. O. B.A., B.A.I., A.M.Inst.C.E. Eng. Insp., Grade I, Ministry of Transport (Roads Dept.), London. Private Address: Caxtons, Knebworth, Herts. Age: 46. Career: Born in New Zealand; Educ. Campbell Coll., Belfast, and Dublin Univ. (T.C.D.), graduating with Honour Degrees; served with Royal Engineers in Great War, 1914-19 (Captain), and mentioned in Despatches; Attached to Staff of Nottinghamshire County Surveyor, 1920-22; 1922 to present date with Ministry of Transport.
BLUNT, Brigdr. Gerald Charles Gordon. D.S.O., O.B.E., A.D.C., A.M.I. Mech.E. Asst. Director of Supplies and Transport, Aldershot Command. Private Address: Buller House, Alexandra Road, Farnborough, Hants. Born: 1883. Career: Sedbergh Sch.; Sandhurst; 1902, A.S.C.; 1914-20, France; 1914-16, commanded 1st Indian Supply Col. (despatches twice, D.S.0.): 1916, commanded XI Army Ammunition Park; 1916-20, Commanded Base M.T. Depot, Calais (despatches twice, 0.B.E.); 1922-26, D.A.D.T., War Office; 1932-36, A.A.G. and A.D.S. & T., War Office; 1936-38, Commandant A.S.C. Training Centre.
BLYDE, G. Alger. F.C.S. A. Blyde & Co., The Wallace Steel Works, Sheffield.
BLYDE, J. E. Alger. F.C.S., M.I. & S.1. Principal, A. Blyde & Co., The Wallace Steel Works, Sheffield.
BLYTH, A. E. A.M.Inst.C.E. Eng. Asst. to M. G. J. McHaffie, Esq., M.Inst.C.E.; Docks Engr., Southern Rly. Co., Dock Engr.'s Office, Herbert Walker Avenue, Southampton Docks. Age: 28. Career: Beverley Grammar School; Trained under Mr. F. E. Wentworth-Shields, 0.B.E., M.Inst. C.E., commencing Oct., 1926. Appointed to permanent staff, S.Rly. D. Engr. 's Dept., 1937.
BLYTH, Benjamin H. M.Inst.C.E., M.Cons.E. Partner, Blyth and Blyth, 135, George Street, Edinburgh, 2. Private addresses: Fairfield, Kinnear Road, Edinburgh, and The Knowe, Gullane, East Lothian. Career: Educ.: Clifton College. Training with Blyth and Westland, C.E., Consulting Engineers to the N.B. Railway; later Assistant and Partner. Consulting Engineer to many County Councils, etc., in Scotland for bridge and road work. Served with R.E. during the war.
BLYTH, Lt.-Col. John Dunbar. O.B.E., M.I.Ae.E., A.F.R.Ae.S., F.R.S.A. Aeronautical Engineer, Bristol Aeroplane Co., Ltd., Filton, Bristol. Private address: Highclere, Glencairn Park Road, Cheltenham. Age: 49. Career: Cheltenham College, 19021906; Royal Military Academy, Woolwich, 1907-1908; School of Military Engineering, Chatham, 1909-1910; School of Defence Electric Lighting', Plymouth, 1911. Royal Engineers (Regular Army) and Royal Air Force; on Technical Staff of Gloster Aircraft Co., Ltd. for 7 years.
BLYTH, Richard Carleton. M.A. (Cantab.), Assoc.M.Inst.C.E., M.Inst. Struct.E., F.Inst. San.E. On Technical Staff, Cement and Concrete Assoc., 52, Grosvenor Gardens, S.W.1. Private address: Hillsborough Lodge, Gerrards Cross. Age: 42. Career: University College, London, 1913-14; Christ's College, Cambridge, 1919-20; Assistant Engineer, Consolidated Construction Co.; Assist. Eng., P.W.D., F.M.S. Govt.; Assist. Eng., Francois Cementation Co. (War service, Lieut. Royal Engineers), 191419.
BLYTHE, Dr. G. E. K. Ph.D., B.Sc., F.Inst.F., A.Am. I.E.E., M.I.E. & S., F.C.S., F.R.I., F.G.S., F.R.A.S. Managing Director, The Buell Combustion Co., Ltd., and Micro-Metric Reduction Co., Ltd.; Director, MicroMetric Colour Reduction Co., Ltd., 49 Moorgate, London, E.C.2. Member of Council and of Finance and Membership Committees of Soc. of Engr, s. (Pres. Gold Medalist and Special Premium); Member, South Wales Inst. of Engr, s.; Member, Soc. Astronomique de France, and Soc. des Ingenieurs Civil de France. Chamberlain Trust Scholar; West Riding C.C. Senr. Tech. Ex. and Senr. Technol. Sch.; 1851 Industl. Bursar; Yarrow Sch. Inst.C.E.; Bd. of Education Exhibitor. An authority on Pulverised Fuel.
BLYTHE, W. H. A.M.I.E.E., Cert. Dist. Man. Univ. Travelling Lecturer in Elect. Eng., Glamorgan C.C. Private Address: 7 Belle View Terrace, Treforest, Pontypridd. Age: 48. Career: Manchester Coll. of Tech., 1911-14; MetropolitanVickers Research Dept., 1914-20; 1920-38, Glam. County Council and School of Mines, Treforest, Glam.
BOAG, David J. W. B.Sc.Eng. (Loud.), A.M.I.E.E., A.M.I.W. Assistant Chief Engineer, Rockweld, Limited, Commerce Way, Croydon. Private address: 106, Herne Hill Road, S.E.24. Age: 29. Career: Apprenticeship, Macfarlane Eng. Co., Glasgow; B.T.H. Co., Ltd., Rugby; Metallurgist, Chas. McNeil, Forgemasters, Glasgow; Lecturer in Elec. Engineering, Royal Technical College, Glasgow; Design and Research Engineer, G.E.C., Witton.
BOARDMAN, S. A.M.Inst.C.E. County Divisional Surveyor (No. 6 Div.), East Sussex C.C., Amberstone, nr. Hailsham, Sussex. Age: 33. Career: Queen Elizabeth Grammar Sch., Lancs.; 3 years Articled Pupilage, Borough Engr.'s Office, Middleton; 1 year, Surveying Asst., Oldham Corp.; 3 years, Eng. Asst., Devon C.C.; 10 years, Snr. Eng. Asst. and County Divisional Surveyor, E.S.0.0.
BOAST, Charles Eric. M.C., M.Inst.C.E., F.S.I., M.Inst.M. & Cy. E., M.Inst.W.E. Borough Engineer and Surveyor, Croydon Corporation, Town Hall, Croydon. Age: 46. Career: Articled to A. Burton, Esq., M.Inst.0.E., F.S.I., City Engineer, Stoke-onTrent. Engineering Assistant, Stokeon-Trent; Senior Engineering Assistant, Coventry; Deputy Borough Engineer, Darlington; Deputy Borough Engineer, Croydon. Served on British Standards Committee for steel pipes.
BODDIE, Eng. Rear-Admiral Ronald Charles. C.V.0., D.S.O., M.I.Mech.E. Superintending Engineer and Constructor of Shipping, War Dept. Fleet; S.E.0 S, War Dept., Royal Arsenal, Woolwich. Private address: 41, Garden Road, Sundridge Park, Bromley, Kent. Career: Educ.: R.N. Engineerinob College, 1902-6, and R.N. College, Greenwich, 1906-7; retired 1936 as Eng. Rear Admiral.
BOIVIE, E. F. A.M.Inst.C.E. Eng. Asst., L.M.S. Rly., Watford. Private Address: 1 Orchard Drive, Watford, Herts. Age: 36. Ed.: Watford Grammar School. Served in above Office, 1920 to date.
BOLITHO, T. G. G. M.C., D.F.C., M.I.Struct.E., A.M.Inst.C.E. Private Address: 57 Sydney Street, S.W.3. Age: 48 Career: Harrow; Trinity Coll., Cambridge; Engr. for British Columbia Elect. Rly. on hydroelectric work, and for Dominion Govmt. of Canada, building new harbour at Victoria, B.C.; Served in War (Captain), awarded M.C. and D.F.C.; in business, importing, exporting and merchandising, at Paris; Engr. Bagdad Copper Corpn., Arizona; Engr., Lesage Development Co., Los Angeles; reported on development of plantations, road building, and harbour construction in Mexico for an American Syndicate. Fluent French, some knowledge of Spanish. Specialities: Town-planning; the business end of engineering generally. Author of "A New England" (TownPlanning).
BOLSOVER, George Rowland. F.Inst.P Chief Metallurgist and Director, Samuel Fox & Co., Ltd., Stocksbridge, Near Sheffield. Private address: 70, Knowle Lane, Sheffield, 11. Career: Articled, Yorkshire Testing Laboratories; Henry Bessemer & Co., Ltd.; Brown-Firth.
BOLSOVER, Major Guy. M.C., M. Inst.0.E., M. Inst.11/ & Cy • E Assistant County Surveyor, Surrey County Council, Highways & Bridges Dept., County Hall, Kingston-on-Thames. Private address: Garden House, Southborough Road, Surbiton. Age: 50. Career: Pupil with late Wm. Sewell, M.Inst.C.E., Sunderland; 18 months, Special Reserve of Officers, Royal Engineers School of Military Engineering, Chatham, 1910-1911; War Service France and Flanders 191519, R.A. (mentioned in despatches). Assistant Engineer, L. & N.W.Rly. Co.; General Manager, Sir Hedworth Williamsons Fulwell Limeworks, Ltd.; Civil Engineer, Northern Mercantile Investment Corporation, Ltd. Patentee, apparatus for securing bottom doors of Railway Wagons. Designer, special apparatus for Distributing Concrete on roads.
BOLT, F. D. B.Sc. (Eng.), A.M.I.E.E. Engineer, Station Design and Installation Dept., British Broadcasting Corp., London, W.1. Age: 30. Ed.: Queen Mary Coll., London Univ.
BOLTON, Charles John Howard. B.Sc.(Eng.), Birmingham, M.I.Mech. E., M.E. (India). Managing Director, J. Stone & Co. (India), Ltd., la, Cockspur Street, London, S.W.1. Private address: Crathorne, Godolphin Road, Weybridge.Career: Educ.: Bilton Grange and Rossall and Birmingham University. Employed by J. Stone & Co., Ltd., after having 24 years in India with. the same Company.
BOLTON, Douglas Joseph. M.Sc. (Eng.), London, M.I.E.E. Lecturer in Electrical Engineering, The Polytechnic, 309, Regent Street, London, W.1. Private address: 34, Compayne Gardens, Hampstead, N.W.6. Career: Tech. Educ.: University College, Nottingham. Apprenticeship and subsequent experience, Metropolitan Vickers Co.; English Electric Co., Ltd. Books: "Electrical Engineering Economics," etc., etc.
BOLTON, Edward John. M.I. Mech.E. Director, Thomas Bolton & Sons, Ltd., 168 Regent Street, London, W.1. Private address: Rossett Hall, Rossett, Wrexham, Denbighshire. Clubs: Junior United Service; R.A.0; Constitutional.
BOLTON, James Frankland. B.Sc (Tech.), A.M.Mech.E. Joint Managing Director, James Mills & Co. (Engineers), Ltd., Moss Iron Works, Heywood, Lancs. Private address: 2, Oakwell Mansions, Bury Old Road, Manchester, 8. Age: 37. Career: Manchester College of Technology, 1917-1920. With Jas. Mills since taking degree. Many patents in connection with Sewage disposal.
BOLTON, R. A. R. Dipl. Ing. (Aachen), A.M.I.E.E. Private Address: "Narva," Chancellor's Park, Hassocks, Sussex. Ed.: Russia and Finland; Apprent., Rly. Works, Helsingfors, and Siemens & Halske, St. Petersburg; Training, Univ., Aachen; Chief Switchgear Engr., Siemens Bros., Stafford, 190521; Cons. Engr., Designer of High Speed Circuit Breakers, Automatic Sub-stations and their remote control, 1921-27; High-Tension Engr., Allen West & Co., 1927-36.
BOND, Edward Herring. Assoc.M. Inst.C.E. County Surveyor, West Suffolk County Council, Shire Hall, Bury St. Edmunds. Private address: 20, Northgate Street, Bury St. Edmunds. Age: 50. Career: King's College; Articled to County Engr. and Surveyor, Middlesex, 1904-7. Junr. Engr. Asst., Middlesex C.C. and Durham C.C.; Asst. County Surveyor, West Suffolk C.C. Club: R.A.C.
BOND, George Creswell. F.G.S., M.Inst.C.E., M.1.Mech.E Chartered Civil Engr., 12, Regent Street, Nottingham. Private address: Aspley House, Nottingham. Career: 50 years mining and civil engineering, quarrying, etc.; large land and mineral owner in Oxfordshire and Warwickshire.
BOND, Roland Curling. A.M.Inst. C.E., A.M.I.Mech.E., M.I.Loco.E. Supt. Engr., Locomotive Testing Station, L.M.S. and L.N.E. Railways, C.M.E. Dept. L.M.S. Railway, Euston, N.W.1. Private address: Wellington Villas, Crewe, Cheshire. Age: 35. Career: Pupilage, Midland Railway Locomotive Works, Derby, 1920-1924. Asst. Works Inspector, L.M.S., Derby, 1924-28; Asst. Works Manager, Vulcan Foundry, Locomotive Works, 1928-31; Asst. Works Supt., L.M.S. Railway, Horwich, 1931-33, and Crewe, 1933-37.
BONE, H. A.M.Inst.C.E. Asst. Borough Engr., Town Hall, Hove, Sussex. Age: 46. Career: Pupil to Borough Surveyor, Falmouth, 1909-12, and Asst., 1912-14; Army Service, Commission in Royal Engineers, 1914-19; Eng. Asst. to Borough Surveyor, Wolverhampton, 1919-20; Grimsby, 1920-22; and Southend, 1922-25; Deputy B.S., Pontefract, 1925-29; present appointment, 1929.
BONE, Stanhope Thomas Castell. M.I.N.A. Surveyor of Lifeboats (Hulls), Royal National Lifeboat Institution, 42, Grosvenor Gardens, London, S.W.1. Private address: 24, Vivian Avenue, Wembley, Middlesex. Age: 58,. Career: West Ham Tech. College; Apprenticed, The Thames Iron Works; Junr., and later, Boat Draughtsman, Thames Iron Works; Asst. Surveyor of Lifeboats; Resident Asst. Surveyor of Lifeboats at Cowes; 5 years at sea, merchant vessels.
BONE, William A. Ph.D., D.Sc., F.R.S., Hon.M.I.Gas E., Hon.M.Inst. F., Hon.M.I. & S.I. Research Director, The Bone Research and Development Association, Ltd., Imperial College of Science and Technology, London, S.W.7. Private address: Montrose, Harpenden Road, St. Albans. Career: Head of the Chemistry Dept., Battersea Polytechnic, London, 1896-98; Lecturer in Chemistry and Metallurgy, Owen College, Manchester University, 1898-1906; Livesey Professor of Coal Gas and Fuel Industries at Leeds University, 1906-12; Chief Professor of Chemical Technology, Imperial College of Science and Technology, London University, 1912-36; Howard Potts Gold Medallist of the Franklin Institute, Philadelphia, 1913; Melchett Medallist of the Institute of Fuel, 1932; Medallist of the Society of Chemical Industry, 1933; Davy Medallist of the Royal Society, 1936. Books: "Coal and its Scientific Uses"; "Flame and Combustion in Gases"; "Gases Combustion at High Pressure' ; "Coal: Its Constitution and Uses."
BONHAM, Raymond Percy. A.M. I.Mech.E. Aero Engine Designer, Armstrong Siddeley Motors, Ltd., Parkside, Coventry. Private address: 47, Daventry Road, Coventry. Age: 31. Educ,: Coventry Tech. College; King Henry VIII School, Coventry.
BONIFACE, Edward Sullivan B.Sc.Eng.(London), A.M.Inst.C.E., A.M.Mech.E., Bayliss Prizeman, Inst.C.E. Eng. Asst., Metropolitan Water Board, Hampton Works, M.W.B. Private address: Hurst Lodge, Hurst Road, East Molesey. Age: 33. Career: Articled, H. Edwards, Ltd., Consulting Engrs.; Eng. Asst., Messrs. H. Edwards, Ltd.
BONNELL, A. W. A.M.I.E.E. With South Metropolitan Elect. Light and Power Co., Ltd. Private Address: 7 Magdalene House, Manor Fields, Putney Hill, S.W.15.
BONNEY, G. W. A.M.Inst.C.E., A.M.I.Mech.E., etc. With Large Manufacturing Works, Northern England. Private Address: Croftlands, Slyne, nr. Lancaster. Formerly with Yates & Thom Ltd., Blackburn and Lancaster (1927), later with British Celanese Ltd., Derby (Works development), and from 1930 to 1932 with The Westmorland County Council as Resident Engr.
BONNY, R. F. M.A., A.M.Inst.C.E. Eng. Asst., L.N.E.R., King's Cross, London, N.1. Age: 30. Career: Whitgift Middle School, Croydon, and St. Catharine's Coll., Cambridge (1st Class Hons., Mech. Sc. Tripos); Graduate Pupil with L.N.E.R.; present employed as Res. Engr., Liverpool St. to Stratford section of G.E. Electrification.
BONNYMAN, George A. A.M.Inst. C.E., A.M.I.Mech.E., A.C.G.I., D.I.C. Engr., Sir Alexander Gibb & Partners, Queen Anne's Lodge, Westminster, S.W.1. Private address: 27', Munster Road, London, S.W.6. Career: Imperial College of Sc. and Tech., London. Royal Engrs.; Babcock & Wilcox, Ltd.; The Detrich Co.
BONNYMAN, John. M.E., Dipl. U.E.C., A.M.I.Mech.E. Consulting Engr., 60, Clifford Street, Ibrox, Glasgow, S.W.1. Private address: "Dalreoch," Viewfield Road, Arbroath, Angus. Career: Arbroath High School; Dundee Tech. College; University Eng. College, London; The Royal Tech. College, Glasgow. Manager of several eng. firms on the Clyde.
BONSEY, T. H. Y. A.M.I.E.E., D.F.H. Engineer, The British Aluminium Co., Ltd., Fort William, W.B. Age: 32. Ed.: King's School, Bruton, Somerset, and Faraday House.
BONSTOW, Thomas Lacey. Consulting Engr., Whitehall Securities Corporation, Ltd., 47, Parliament Street, Westminster, London, S.W.1. Private address: Khandala, Fairdene Road, Cou lsdon, Surrey. Career: Trained as civil engr.; engr. and agent to Public Works Contractors, 15 years; executive engr. and consulting engr. to leading oil group, 15 years; present position 4 years; member of Inst. of Civil Engrs., American Soc. of Civil Engrs., Inst. of Mech. Engrs., American Soc. of Mech. Engrs., Institution of Petroleum Technologists, American Inst. of Mining and Metallurgical Engrs., American Petroleum Inst. International Assoc. of Navigation Congresses.
BOOKER, F. A.M.I.Mech.E., M. J. Inst.E. Leading Draughtsman, Civil Service. Private Address: 7 Vambery Road, Plumstead, S.E.18. Age: 38. Career: Apprent., Woolwich Arsenal; Tech. Educ.: Woolwich Polytechnic and Northampton Eng. Coll.
BOOL, Edmund Douglas. M.I. Mech.E., M.Iron & Steel Inst. Chief Engr., Thos Firth and John Brown, Ltd. (10 years), Atlas and Norfolk Works, Sheffield. Private address: 1, Brocco Bank, Sheffield, 11. Career: Apprentice, Park Gate Iron and Steel Co., Rotherham, and for several years an asst. engr. there; Resident Engr., Norton Ironworks, N. Staffs., 4 years; Production Engr. Galloways, Ltd., Manchester, 11 years; member Rolling Mills Committee, Nat. Federation of Iron and Steel Manufacturers.
BOOTH, Arthur M.I.Struct.E., M.Inst.M. & Cy.E., L.R.I.B.A., F.R.S.A. Borough Engr. and Architect, Wednesbury Corporation, Town Hall, Wednesbury, Staffs. Private address: The Homestead, Hydes Road, Wednesbury. Age: 42. Career: Articled, Borough Engr., Congleton (4 years); Eng. Asst. to County Surveyor of Staffordshire (6 years); present post, 15 years.
BOOTH, Egbert P. D.Sc., Ph.D., M .Mech.E., F.0 F.C.I.S. Managing Director, Dobbs & Son, Ltd., Aston; Booths Demolitions, Ltd., Birmingham (Public Works Contractors); Director of Atmer & Booth, London and several other Companies. Business addresses: 32, Frederick Street, Birmingham, and 106, Hatton Garden, London. Private address: Heather Hall, Heather, Leicestershire. Age: 57. Career: Aston Tech. College, Birmingham; Masons' College, Birmingham; Lecturer at various Tech. Colleges in early years. Formerly Managing Director, Stableford & Co., Ltd., Railway Carriage Wagon Builders, Coalville and Director of various other Companies connected with eng. Editor, Institute of Commerce Magazine.
BOOTH, Ernest Witton. M.B.E., A.M.Inst.C.E., F.S.I., A.M.Inst.M. & Cy.E. (Barrister-at-Law). Chartered Civil Engr. and Surveyor, in private practice, Broadway Court, Westminster, London, S.W.1., and 80 Marlpit Lane, Coulsdon, Surrey. Age: 60. Career: 7 years, pupil and apprent. with Engrs. in private practice, Yorkshire; sundry appointments as Deputy Engr. and Surveyor, including Croydon and Bolton; in private practice, Manchester, 1910-14; practising as Barrister (member of Middle Temple, called 1917) N.E. Circuit and London, 1919-23. Books: "Valuations for Rating" 3rd editio 1; "Rating Valuations of Public Utility Undertakings" (Butterworth & Co.).
BOOTH, Frederic Lancelot. O.B.E., J.P., M.Inst.C.E., M.I.M.E. Agent and Mining Engr., The Ashington Coal Co., Ltd., Colliery Office, Ashington. Private address: Seagarth, Cresswell, Morpeth. Age: 63. Career: Coatham Grammar School; Training, Ashington Coal Co., Ltd.; Surveyor, Under-manager and manager, Ashington Colliery.
BOOTH, S. R. B.Sc. (Eng.), A.M.I.Mech.E. On Production Eng. Staff, Cadbury Bros., Ltd., Bournville. Age: 37. Career: Birmingham Municipal Tech. Sch.; King's Coll., London; 5 years Apprent., Drawing Office and Shops, Cadbury Bros.; subsequently, Power Plant and Services, Refrigeration, Air Conditioning, Factory Layout, Milk Condensing, Production Eng. and Development of New Confectionery Lines.
BOOTHBY, Basil T. B. M.Inst. C.E., Telford Premium. A Director of The British and Chinese Corporation, Ltd., 3, Lombard Street, London, E.C.3. Private address: 174, Oakwood Court, Kensington, W.14. Age: 65. Career: Pupil of Chief Engr., Great Northern Rly. Asst. Engr., Uganda Railway; Chief of Way and Works, Transandine Railway; Asst. Engr. and District Engr. on Chinese Railways; Engr. in Chief, Canton-Kowloon Railway. Club: Sports Club.
BOOTHBY, Captain Frederick Lewis Maitland. R.N. (ret ). C.B.E., F.R.Ae.S. 11, Shore Road, Warsash, Southampton. Age: 56. Career: H.M.S. Britannia; Qualified Torpedo Officer, balloon, airship, and aeroplane pilot. Commanded Airship stations at Barrow, Howden and Pulham-St.Mary.
BOOTHMAN, Alan. A.M.Mech. E., Assoc.M.Inst.C.E., A.M.Inst. M. & Cy.E., A.M.W.E., F.G.S. Waterworks Engr. and Manager, Borough of Nelson, Every Street, Nelson. Private address: 6, Park Avenue, Barrowford, Lancashire. Age: 34. Career: Burnley Municipal College; Manchester University; Articled, to Mr. J. A. Rodwell, M.Inst.C.E., ex-Water Engr., Nelson; Asst. Waterworks Engr., Nelson Corporation Water Board, 1922-5; Deputy Waterworks Engr., Nelson Corporation, 1925-27; Waterworks Engr. and Manager, Douglas, I.O.M., 1927-30; Consulting Engr. Isle-of-Man Government on Rural Water supplies, and to Ramsey, Peel & Castletown Water Companies.
BOOTHMAN., Frederick Robert. A.M.Inst.C.E., A.M.Inst. W.E., A.M. Inst.M. & Cy.E. Asst. Engr. since 1921, Oldham Corp. Waterworks, Piethorne, nr. Rochdale. Private Address: Berwyn, New Hey, Rochdale. Age: 42. Career: Manchester Coll. of Tech.; Trained as Mech. Engr. in Machine Tools, 1911 to 1921; Brayshaw Furnaces and Tools Ltd., 7 years; John Holroyd & Co., Ltd., Milnrow, 3 years.
BORER, Oscar. B.E., B.Sc. (N.Z.), M.Inst.C.E., A.M.I.Mech.E., M.I. Struct.E, M.Inst.W.E., M.Inst.M. & Cy.E. Chief Engr., Gt. Ouse Catchment Board, Elmhurst, Brooklands Avenue, Cambridge. Private address: 25, Barrow Road, Cambridge. Career: Asst. Engr., P.W.D., New Zealand; Asst. Engr., Port of London Authority, 1920-22; Agent, Trollope and Coils, Ltd. (Civil Eng.), 1922-24; Walter Jones and Sons, Ltd., 1924-29; SubAgent, Sir J. Norton Griffiths on Assuan Dam; Asst. Engr., L.C.C., 1930-31; Chief Engr., Gt. Ouse Catchment Board, 1931.
BORLAND, Donald D. B.Sc.(Eng.), M.I.A.E. Certifying Officer, Ministry of Transport, South-Eastern Traffic Area, Romney House, Marsham Street, S.W.1. Private address: "Westridge, " Bassett Heath Avenue, Southampton. Age: 43. Career: Bristol University; has held various Tech. appointments with W. H. Dorman, Ltd., Stafford; Leyland Motors, Ltd.; J. I. Thornycroft, Ltd.
BORLAND, J. H. A.M.I.E.E. Elect. and Mech. Officer, with War Dept. Private Address: Sussex House, Bramcote Lane, Wollaton, Nottingham. Career: Whitgift Sch.; Pupilage under Edmundsons Electy. Corp., Ltd.; Chief Tech: Asst., Ceara Tramway Light and Power Co., Ltd.; Chief Elect. and Mech. Engr., Anglo-Malayan Tin, Ltd.; Chief Elect. Engr., Delagoa Bay Development Corp., Ltd., etc.
BORYER, W. F. A.M.I.E.E., A.R.C.Sc. Regiopal Engr., London Telecommunications Region, G.P.O. Private Address: 40 Harefield Avenue, Cheam, Surrey. Age: 49.
BOSTEL, A. C. A.M.I.E.E. (Hon. Sec. Sheffield Sub-centre). Consumer's and Sales Engr., Sheffield Corp. Electy. Dept., Commercial Street, Sheffield. Career: School of Sc., Brighton; Apprent., as Elect. Engr., Reason Mfg. Co.; Draughtsman, Crompton, Chelmsford; Elect. Supt., Croydon Corp. Elect. Dept.; Consumer's Engr., Birmingham; similar appointment, Croydon, Hackney and County of London Elect. Supply Co.
BOSTOCK, Francis J. M.I.Mech. E., M.I.A.E., M.I. & S.I. Governing Director, Bostock and Bramley, Ltd., Odontic Works, Stalybridge, Cheshire. Private address: The Headlands, Mottram Old Road, Stalybridge. Inventor of the "F. J." and "Enveloping" Worm Gear.
BOSWELL, H. A.M.I.Mech.E. Production Manager and Director, Copigraph Ltd., Treforest, Glam. Private Address: 2 Windsor House, Castle Court, Cardiff. Age: 56. Career: Chief Engr. to Caribonum Ltd., Leyton, E.10, for 15 years; Consultant to T. H. Dixon & Co., Ltd., Letchworth; Works Manager to British Waxed Wrappings Ltd., Neasden.
BOSWELL, Percy George Hamnall. O.B.E., D.Sc., F.R.S., etc. Professor of Geology, Imperial College of Science and Technology, University of London. Career: Demonstrator in Geology, Royal College of Science, 1914-17; George Herdman Professor of Geology, Liverpool University, 1917-30; present appointment, 1930. During War, Geological Adviser to M. of M.; has held important offices with The British Assoc. and other learned societies from whom he has received numerous medals and awards. Author of books and papers, some of which deal with the application of Geology to Eng. problems, especially water supply.
BOSWORTH, H. W. A.M.I.E.E. Managing Director, Lancashire Dynamo and Crypto Ltd. Business Address: 94, Petty France, Westminster. Home Address: West View, Eaton Rd., Sutton, Surrey. Also Director of Foster Eng. Co., Ltd.; Dynamo and Motor Repairs Ltd.; Crypton Equipment Ltd.
BOTT, Alfred. A.M.E.E. Managing Director, The Ajax Co. (Ilford) Ltd., 291 & 293, High Road, Ilford. Private address: The Chalet, Balfour Road, Ilford. Age: 58. Tech. Educ.: Apprentice, B. Young & Co., Birmingham; Birmingham Tech. School and Birmingham University; King Edwards Grammar School, Birmingham. Founded present business in 1899.
BOTT, Francis Alfred Noel. A.M. I.E.E. Deputy County Elec. Engr., County Council of Kirkcudbrightshire, 165, King Street, Castle Douglas..Private address: 'Fairfield, ' Crossmichael Road, Castle Douglas. Age: 30. Career: University College, Nottingham; P.O. Eng. Dept.; City of Nottingham Elec. Dept. (training). W. T. Henleys Tel.• Works Co., Asst. Constructional Engr.; J. L. Eve, Constructional Engr. in charge of Survey and erection of Grid Lines; Johnson & Phillips in similar capacity.
BOTT, W. A. A.M.Inst.C.E., F.S.I. Deputy City Engr., Town Hall, Stoke-on-Trent.
BOTTLE, Edward Kelvin. B.Sc. (London Eng.), A.C.G.I., A.M.I.E.E. Motor Designer (Fractional H.P.), General Electric Co., Ltd., Witton, Birmingham. Private address: 81, Lindridge Road, Erdington, Birmingham, 23. Age: 34. Career: City & Guilds Eng. College; Designer fractional h.p. motors at M. W. Woods, Colchester, 1925-1929; Induction motor (medium h.p.) designer at G.E.C., 1929-1934; present appointment, 1934.
BOTTOMLEY, J. R. A.M.Inst.C.E. Asst. Engr., English Steel Corp., Ltd., Sheffield. Private Address: 516 Manchester Road, Crosspool, Sheffield. Age: 33. Ed.: King Edward VII School, Sheffield and Sheffield, Univ.; Pupil, Messrs. Vickers Ltd., Sheffield.
BOTTOMLEY, W. T. A.M.I.E.E., A.G.T.C., A.M.N.E.C. Inst. Tech. Consulting Engr., Merz and McLellan, Consulting Elect. Engrs., Newcastle-on-Tyne and London. Private Address: 25 Oaklands, Gosforth, Newcastle-on-Tyne. Age: 53. Career: Glasgow and West of Scotland Tech. Coll. (Diploma); Glasgow Univ.; Mayor and Coulson; British Westinghouse, Manchester; Cleveland and Durham Elect. Power Co.; with Merz and McLellan since 1913. Gold Medallist, 1933 & 1934, N.E.C.Inst.
BOTTONE, Reginald A. R. A.M.I.E.E. Commercial Elect. Engr., British Thomson-Houston Co., Ltd., Rugby. Private Address: 52 Hillmorton Road, Rugby. Age: 47. Careerf Tunbridge Wells Tech. Inst.; Birmingham Mun. Tech. School; Rugby Tech. Coll.; Elect. Engr., Shropshire, Staffs.., and Worcs. Elect. Power Co., Ltd.; with A. H. Avery, Fulmen Works, Tunbridge Wells; Testing Dept., B.T.H. Co., Rugby.
BOUCHER, Cyril L. M.Inst.C.E.,, A.M.I.Mech.E., M.I.Struct.E., M. Cons.E. Partner, William Muirhead and Partners, Consulting Engrs., Windsor House, Victoria Street, Westminster, London, S.W.1. Private addrests: Onslow Court Hotel, Queen's Gate, Kensington, S.W.7. Specialises in dock and harbour construction, coast defence works, etc.; has travelled extensively in the East, and in West Africa.
BOULDING, Harold Stanley. B.Sc. En g. Lond., A.M. I.Mech.E. Director, Green & Boulding, Ltd., 162A, Dalston Lane, London, E.8. Private address: 4, Rosedene Avenue, Streatham, S.W.16. Educ.: Dulwich College; University College, London.
BOULTON, Arthur-Gerard. M.A. (Cantab.), A.M.Inst.C.E. Engr. Inspector, Ministry of Health, Whitehall, S.W. Private address: 12 Bute Street, S. Kensington, S.W.7. Age: 34. Career: Sidney Sussex College, Cambridge; Apprenticed, Vickers Ltd.; Asst. Engr., John Cochrane & Sons, Public Works Contractors; Asst. Engr., Province of Buenos Aires Waterworks Co., Ltd.; Divl. Service Mgr. Gas Light & Coke Co.
BOULTON, Percival Raymond. Elec. Engr., New Works, London Passenger Transport Board, 55, Broadway, S. W. 1. Private address: Bush wood, Nightingales Lane, Chalfont St. Giles.
BOUND, Arthur Frank. M.I. Mech. E., A. M. I. E. E., M. Inst. Transport. Chief Signal and Telegraph Engr., L.M.S. Railway Co., Euston House, Eversholt Street, N. W. 1.
BOURNE, Frederick. Private address: 18, Holystone Avenue, Whitley Bay. Age: 27. Career: Parsons Marine Steam Turbine Co., Ltd. (apprent.); Rutherford Tech. College; W. T. Thorn' s School of Eng.; Marine Engr., Watts, Watts & Co., Ltd., and with The Alexandria Navigation Co. of Egypt.
BOURNE, Hugh. M. I. E. E., M. I. H. V.E. Partner in firm of Albion T. Snell & Partners, Consulting Engrs., Suffolk House, 5, Laurence Pountney Hill, E. C. 4. Private address: 32, Berwyn Road, Richmond, Surrey.
BOUWENS, Bethell Godetzoy. M. A. (Nat. Sci. Camb. ), M. I. A. E., M. I. M. T., (Aero) Brit. Pilot Certif. No. 39 (1910). Old Manor Hse, Littleton, Middx. and 1 Museum Chmbs., Bury Place,W.C.1. Age: 55. Career: Cambridge University and City & Guilds Tech. College; West, Ltd., Coventry; Experimental Aeroplane work with various private constructors; Salisbury Plain Motors, Ltd.; 1914/17 France, M.T., finally i/c G. Corps Siege-Park Workshops; Invalid consequent on Active Service, 1918-35; Road & River Motors, Ltd., 1935/7. Now retired.
BOWATER, N. J. O.B.E. (Mil.), B.Sc. (Eng.), M.I.Gas.E., A.M.Inst. C.E.. F.I.Fuel. Director and Chief Engr., Gas Chambers and Coke Ovens Ltd., Artillery House, Westminster.
BOWDEN, C. A.M.I.E.E. Lecturer-in-Charge, Instrument Dept., Northampton Polytechnic, St. John Street, London, E.C.1. Private Address: 154 Tanfield Avenue, Cricklewood, N.W.2. Age: 33.
BOWDEN, F. W. A.M.Inst.C.E. Retired Civil Engr. and Surveyor. Private Address: 2 Woodville Road, Ashton Lane, Sale, Manchester. Age: 78. Artd. 1876, Mestayer & Gunson, Manchester; 1882-92, on staff of City Engr., Liverpool; 1892-1902, Engr. and Surveyor, Garston U.D.C.; 1902-25, Liverpool Corp.
BOWDEN, George Herbert. A.M. I. E. E. Change-of-Frequency Engr. for SWE and SW Area of Central Elec. Board, Grid House, Oakfield Road, Bristol, 8. Private address: 57, Lake Road, Henleaze, Bristol. Career: Powell Duffryn Associated Collieries, Ltd., nr. Cardiff; Newcastle-upon-Tyne Elec. Supply Co., Ltd.; Power Stations and Power Consumers' Dept.; Tech. Elec. Engr., Bolckow Vaughan Group of Brickworks, Coke Ovens and Collieries, Ferryhill, Co. Durham; present appointment since 1930. Invention: Remote summation of meter registrations.
BOWDEN, John. O.B.E., M.Inst. C.E., M.I.Mech.E. Consulting Engr. in private practice. Address: St. Margarets Lodge, Bushey, Herts.
BOWDEN, John Richard Jesse. A.C.G.I., A.M.Inst.C.E., A.M.Inst. E.E., M.Inst.Fuel. Deputy Borough Elect. Engr., Hackney Borough Council, 18/24, Lower Clapton Road, London, E.5.
BOWEN, Comdr. J. H. R.N., A.M.I.E.E., F.R.G.S. Member of Naval Staff of Signal Dept., Admiralty. Private Address: "Bladon," Worth Matravers, Swanage, Dorset. Age: 42. Career: Signal and Wireless Officer, Royal Navy.
BOWEN, J. P. B.Sc., M.Inst.C.E. Engr. -in-Chief to the Corporation of Trinity House, Tower Hill, E.C.3. Private address: 6, Parsifal Road, N. W. 6. Career: Educ.: Westminster School. Municipal Eng.; Admiralty.
BOWEN, Major W. O. O.B.E., M.I.E.E. Officer, Royal Signals, 1st Divisional Signals, Aldershot. Private address: "White Lodge," Salisbury Road, Farnborough, Hants. Age: 40. Career: Royal Military College, Royal Signals, Signal Training Centre; Army Divisional Signals; Instituted military system of wireless communication in Burma.
BOWER, C. O. A.M.Inst.C.E., M.I.Mech.E. Civilian Deputy Commander, Royal Engineers, Air Defence, Great Britain, York. Private Address: The Cedars, Haxby, York. Author of "Plastic Deformation of Steel and its Heat Treatment."
BOWER, D. A. A.M.I.E.E. Mains Supt. (St. James and Mayfair Areas), Central London Electy. Ltd., London. Private Address: 1 Altyre Way, Eden Park, Beckenham, Kent. Age: 35. Career: Alleyn's School, Dulwich; Apprent. (4 years), Metropolitan-Vickers Elect. Co., Ltd., Trafford Park; Tech. Educ., Manchester Coll. of Tech.
BOWERS, Laurence. A.M.I.E.E. Manager, R. F. Winder, Ltd., Belgrave Elect. Works, Leeds, 2. Private address: Kingswood Drive, Roundhay, Leeds, 8. Age: 31.
BOWES, Noel Sawrey. (Meritorious Service Medal, 1918), A.M.Inst.C.E., F.S.I., A.M.I.Mech.E., M.Inst.M. Cy.E M.R.San. Engr. and Surveyor, Egham Urban District Council, 155, High Street, Egham, Surrey. Private address: "Thanet," Egham Hill, Egham. Age: 50. Career: Articled Borough Engr. of Thornaby-on-Tees, 1904-07. 1922-31, Borough Surveyor and Water Engr., Newbury; 1911-22, Deputy Engr. and Surveyor, Sale Urban District Council.
BOWEY, N. A.M.I.Mech.E, A.M.I.E.E. Private Address: Chasewood, Aspley Guise, Beds. Age: 57. Career: Trinity Coll., Harrogate; Tech. Coll., Sunderland; Apprent., Richardson, Westgarth and Co., Ltd.; Mar. Engr., Prince S.S. Line; Chief Engr.'s (B.O.T.) Cert.; Shift Engr., Sunderland Corp. Elect. Works; Shift Engr. and later Consumers' Engr., Shanghai Municipal Council; Consulting Engr. and Agent, Newcastle; retired.
BOWIE, P. G. A.C.G.I., A.M.Inst. C.E., M.I.Struct.E. Engr., Cement and Concrete Assoc., 52 Grosvenor Gardens, S.W. Private Address: 18 The Ridgeway, Gunnersbury Park, W.3.
BOWLER, W. C. A.M.I.E.E. Chief Elect. Engr., Warmley R.D.C., Bridge House, Warmley, nr. Bristol. Age: 50. Career: Bath Tech. Coll.; Pupil Bath Corp. Elect. Dept.; Charge Engr., Colchester and Canterbury. Commission during War in London Elect. Engineers R.E. (T); Chief Asst. to late T. Hood, A.M.I. E.E., A.M.Mech.E., Consulting Eng,r., Bristol.
BOWLES, A. R. A.M.Inst.C.E., L.R.I.B.A., M.R.S.I. Architect and Engr. for the last 38 years in private practice. Private Address: 149 Sandgate Road, Folkestone.
BOWMAN, John. M.Inst.C.E. Engineer, Edinburgh Corporation Waterworks, Edinburgh.
BOWN, Frederick James. M.I.E.E., F.R.Econ.Soc. Chief Asst. Works Manager, A. Reyrolle & Co., Ltd., Hebburn-onTyne. Private Address: 84 Victoria Road West, Hebburn-on-Tyne. Age: 48. Career: Barrow-in-Furness Tech. School; Training at Vickers Ltd., Barrow; Designer in Electrical Submarine Drawing Office, Vickers Ltd.; Designer in A. Reyrolle & Co.'s. D.O. 1914-19, R.E. Signals, 23rd Divn, Belgium, France and Italy, Military Medal and mentioned in despatches.
BOWRON, Andrew J. M.I.Mech.E., M.I.Struct.E., Eng. Honours, City & Guilds, London. General Manager of Works, F.N.F., Ltd., Llanthony Road, Gloucester. Private address: 5, Cirencester Road, Charlton Kings, Cheltenham. Career: Formerly with Alfred Herbert, Ltd.; Armstrong Whitworth; Metropolitan Vickers, Ltd.; Bristol Aeroplane Co., Ltd.
BOWYER, G. A.M.I.E.E. Executive Engr., Post Office Service, 4, Hammet Street, Taunton, Somerset. Private address: 12, Lewis Road, Taunton, Somerset. Age: 58.
BOX, Wilfrid L. A.M.I.Mech.E. General Manager and Engr., Liverpool Overhead Rly. Co., 31, James Street, Liverpool. Private address: Lyndhurst, Moor Lane, Crosby, Liverpool, 23. Career: City & Guilds (Eng.) College and King' s College, London. Asst. Engr., Waterloo & City Rly.; Resident Engr., Dick Kerr' s L.C.C. Tramways, London; Portsmouth and Singapore Tramways; British Aluminium Co., Ltd., Kinlochliom; &c.
BOYCE, Edgar Clifton. Freeman of City of London. B.Sc.Eng. (Lond.), A.M.Inst.C.E., M.Inst.M. & Cy.E., Mem. County Surveyor's Soc. County Surveyor, Gloucestershire County Council, and Hon. Surveyor to joint Executive Planning Committees for the County of Gloucester, Shire Hall, Gloucester. Private address: Gwynne' s House, Tuffley, Gloucester. Age: 41. Career: Deputy County Surveyor, Gloucester C.C.; Chief Engr., W. Sussex C.C.; Engr., Ministry of Transport; Divisional Surveyor, Norfolk C.C.; Eng. Asst. with Shropshire C.C. and Surrey C.C. War Service: 2i years France, Tech. Branch, Royal Air Force.
BOYCE, Hugh M. M.I.Mar.E. Tech. Asst., 1 mperial Chemical Industries, Ltd. Private address: "Dunvegan, " Westmorland Grove, Norton-on-Tees. Age: 38. Educ.: James Watt Memorial Eng. School, Greenock.
BOYCOTT, George W. M. M.Inst. C.E. Consulting Civil Engr. in Private practice. Address: 6, Lexham Gardens, W.8. Career: On Staff of Cleveland Bridge & Eng. Co., Ltd., Darlington (King Edward VII Bridge, Newcastleon-Tyne); Messrs. S. Pearson & Son (East River Tunnels, New York); Canadian National Rlys. (Main Line Construction); Port of London Authority (Maintenance and carrying out important work by contract and direct labour).
BOYD, David. Consulting engr. and Naval architect. Director, Jardine Whyte & Co., Ltd., 11, Dartmouth St., Westminster, London, S.W.1. Private address: Arncliffe Lodge, Horley, Surrey. Career: With various shipbuilding, ship repairing, and eng. companies.
BOYD, James. B.Sc., A.R.T.C., Assoc.M. Inst. C.E. Asst. Engr., Cheshire County Council, Watergate House, Chester. Private address: Seven Springs, Long Lane, Upton Heath, Chester. Age: 34. Career: Glasgow University; Royal Tech. College. Sir Robert McAlpine & Sons; Glasgow Corporation (Glasgow Edinburgh Road); Staffordshire County Council.
BOYD, John. Principal Asst. for Outdoor Machinery to C.M.E., London Midland and Scottish Rly. Co., Euston Station, N.W.1. Private address: Balcary, Berkhamsted. Career: Apprenticeship, elect. eng., Mechan & Sons, Glasgow; mech. eng., Messrs. Cowans, Sheldon & Co., Carlisle; marine, L. & Y. and L.N.W. Joint Rlys. Fleetwood; Elders and Fyffes, Avonmouth; Supt. Marine Engr., Goole, 1913-21; Outdoor Machinery Asst., Horwich, 1922-32; Chief Outdoor Machinery Asst., 1932-1937, present appointment.
BOYD, John Campbell. M.Inst. C.E. General Consulting Practice, Water Supply, Flood Prevention, Sewerage, Coast Protection, etc. etc., 18, Bank Street, Carlisle.
BOYDELL, F. L. A.M.Inst.C.E., A.M.Inst.M. & Cy.E., P.A.S.I. Surveyor, Atherton U.D.C. Private Address: "Fairways, " Garthmere Road, Atherton, nr. Manchester. Age: 49. Career: Articled to T. S. Picton, Borough Engr. and Surveyor, Eccles; Asst. and later Dep. Surveyor to Leigh Borough Council.
BOYDELL, N. A.M.I.E.E. Chief Asst. Borough Elect. Engr., Electy. Undertaking, Eastbourne. Private Address: 54 Longlands Road, Eastbourne, Sussex. Age: 35. Career: Leigh (Lancs.) Grammar School; Leigh and Liverpool Tech. Colls.; progressive positions in Electy. Distribution held at: Leigh, Southport, Bedford, Blackburn, and Eastbourne. Author of "Development of Street Lighting in a County Borough" presented to A.P.L.E. Conference, Bournemouth, 1938.
BOYES, F. T. A.C.G.I., D.I.C., A.M.Inst.C.E. Consulting Engr., 11 Corn Exchange Chambers, Seething Lane, London, E.C.3. Age: 47. Career: Dulwich Coll., 1903-09; City and Guilds, 1909-13; On Eng. Staff, Trollope and Coles, under Dr. 0. Faber, Chief Engr.; 1914-15, Asst. Engr., Docks Dept., N.E.Rly., Hull; 191519, Commission in R.E. Field Cos., T.A.; Consulting Engr., specialising in bakery structures and plant, and motor transport.
BOYES, W. R. A.M.I.Mech.E., A.M.Inst.C.E., A.C.G.I. With Ruston-Bucyrus, Ltd., Excavator Works, Lincoln. Age: 48. Career: St. Marks Sch. Windsor (now Impl. Service Coll.); 1904-08, workshops, Taff Vale Rly., Cardiff; 191212, City and Guilds; 1912-13, with S. Pearson and Son, on Construction of King George V Dock, Woolwich; 1913, appointed Indian P.W.D. (Irrigation).
BOYLAND, Harold John. B.Sc. (Eng.), A.M.I.E.E., M.R.S.T. Lecturer in Elect. Eng., Northampton Polytechnic Institute, London, St. John Street, Clerkenwell, London, E.C.1. Private address: 60, Sunray Avenue, London, S.E.24.
BOYLE, Brudenell Plummer. M.I.E.E. Export Manager, Brush Elect. Eng. Co., Ltd., 88, Kingsway, London, W.C.2. Private address: "Derry, " Henfold Hill, Beare Green, nr. Dorking, Surrey. Career: Manager in Dublin, Wm. Coates & Son, Ltd.; Asst. Supt. Engr., Bangkok Dock Co., Bangkok, Siam; Manager, European Office, Westinghouse Elect. International Co., U.S.A.
BOYS, Geoffrey Vernon. M.A. Cantab., M.Mech.E M.LE.E. Secretary, Institution of Naval Architects, 10, Upper Belgrave Street, S.W.1. Private address: 3, Queen's Rise, Richmond, Surrey. Age: 45. For many years a chief asst. to Messrs. Kennedy & Donkin, Consulting Engrs., Westminster.
BOYSE, C. O. B.Sc., A.M.Inst. C.E., A.M.I.Struct.E. Engr. i/c Overhead Electric Power Transmission Lines Design Dept., Callender's Cable and Construction Co., Ltd., Hamilton House, Victoria Embankment, London, E.C.4. Private Address: Ashley Court Hotel, Queen's Gate, London, S.W.7. Age: 34. Career: Whitgift School; London Univ.; Asst. Engr., O.H. Line Dept., 1924-30; Engr. i/c, 1930 to present. Is also London Manager to Painter Bros. Ltd., Hereford Steelworks, Hereford (since 1936).
BOYTON, R. A. S. O.B.E., M.I.E.E. Managing Engr., Antrim Electy. Supply Co., Donegal House, Donegal Square, West Belfast, Northern Ireland. Career: Trinity College, Glenalmond; Faraday House, London; British and Canadian Westinghouse Co.s; Mexican Light and Power Co.; Inspector, Royal Arsenal, Woolwich.
BRAATHEN, E. A.M.I.E.E. Tech. Asst., Met. Borough of Hackney Elect. Dept. Private Address: 4 The Meadway, Buckhurst Hill, Essex. Age: 40. Career: Grays Coll.; School of Eng. and Navigation, London; Met. Borough of Stepney Elect. Dept.; R.F.C.; Met. Borough of Hackney Elect. Dept.; Hackney Polytechnic, Senior Lecturer in Elect. Eng. and Thermo-Dynamics (Evening Classes).
BRABY, Frederick Cyrus. M.C., B.Sc. (Manchester), M. I.Mech.E. London General Manager and Director, Fredk. Braby & Co., Ltd., 360, Euston Road, London, N.W.1., and Ida Works, Deptford. Private address: Waylands, Meadow Way, Farnborough, Kent. Age: 41. Career: Apprenticed, Browett, Lindley & Co., Ltd., and Metropolitan-Vickers, Ltd. Chairman, Galvanised Tank Mfrs. Assocn., 1934-8; a Vice-President, Eng. & Allied Employers, London District Assocn., 1937-8; Chairman Galvanizing Committee and Member of Council, of British Non-Ferrous Metals Research Assocn.
BRACK, Herbert Marson. M.I. Mech.E., A.I.E.E., M.I.A.E. Works Engr., Austin Motor Co., Ltd., Longbridge Works, Birmingham. Private address: The Poplars, Rednal Road, King's Norton, Birmingham. Age: 42. Career: University of Sheffield; Tech. Asst., Admiralty; Works Supt., G. D. Peters & Co., Ltd., Slough.
BRACKENBURY, H. I. C.B.E., Fourth Order of the Rising Sun ( Japan), M.I.Mech.E, J.P. Formerly of Tweedhill, Berwickupon-Tweed. Born: 1871. Formerly Genl. Manager, Gun and Gun Carriages, and Tank Dept., Elswick Works; Managing Director, C. A. Parsons & Co., Ltd.; Member, Eng. Standards Assoc.; Member, Royal Commission, Brussels and Turin Exhibs. Deceased 17/9/38.
BRACKENBURY, Kenneth Fabian. A.M.I.Mech.E., M.I.A.E. Certifying Officer, Ministry of Transport, Western Traffic Area Office, Beacon House, Bristol 8. Private Address: 12 Southfield Road, Bristol, 6. Born: 1884. Career: Pinewood Sch., Farnborough; Tonbridge Sch.; Apprent., Electric Motive Power Co., and Sir W. E. Armstrong-Whitworth & Co.; Asst. Engr. during Electrification of Elswick Works: 2 years experimental work on I.C. Engines; 2 years Asst. Engr. in the East, and 3 years Chief Engr. in London to Guthrie & Co.; Asst. Motor Supt., Anglo-American Oil Co. 9 years.
BRADBEER, Benj. Frank John. M.C., A.M.Inst.C.E. Asst. County Surveyor, East Sussex County Council, County Hall, Lewes, Sussex. Private address: "Gunton," Prince Edwards Road, Lewes. Age: 41. Career: Temporary Captain, Royal Tank Corps in France; Asst. Engr., Boroughs of Lowestoft and Tunbridge Wells; Chief Asst. Engr., Surrey County Council.
BRADBURNE, E. S. A.M.I.E.E. Private Address: Alison, Temple Road, Buxton. Age: 65. Career: Mason Coll., Birmingham, 2 years; Belliss & Morcom, 5 years; Central Tech. Coll., London, 2 years; Boothroyd Hyslop, Bootle, 2 years; Drake & Gorham Ltd., Manchester, 36 years; recently retired as Elect. Engr.
BRADBURY, Cyril Henry. A.M. Inst.0. E., A.1\1. I.Mech.E., A.M.I.A.E. Experimental Engr., Ruston & Hornsby, Ltd., Sheaf Iron Works, Lincoln. Private address: "Woodlands, " 75, Doddington Road, Lincoln. Age: 32. Career: Lincoln Tech. College. With Ruston & Hornsby, Ltd., since starting apprenticeship.
BRADBURY, E. Errol G. M.I. & S.I. Director of The Effingham Steel Works, Ltd., (Cold Rolled Steel Strip), Attercliffe, Sheffield. Age: 33. Past President, "The Rolling & Forging Soc." of the Sheffield Trades Tech. Societies. Hon. Treasurer, "Soc. for the Preservation of old Sheffield Tools." Member of the Council of the Sheffield Chamber of Commerce. Member of the Courts of Referees (Ministry of Labour).
BRADDELL, H. N. A.M.I.E.E. Overhead Transmission Engr., Callender's Cable and Construction Co., Ltd., Hamilton House, Victoria Embankment, London, E.C.4. Private Address: 4 Copers Cope Road, Beckenham, Kent. Age: 30. Educ.: Allhallows School, Devon, 1918-26; Faraday House, 1926-30 (Hons. Diploma).
BRADFIELD, R. H. A. M. I. Mech.E. Sizer Ltd., Engr, s., Director, Richard Hull. BRADLEY, E. S. A.M.Inst.C.E. Asst. Dist. Eng,r., London & North Eastern Rly., Darlington.
BRADLEY, George W. J. F.I.C., A.R.P.S. Manager, Coke Oven Dept., The Grassmoor Co., Ltd., Nr. Chesterfield. Private address: Birchill Lodge, Hasland, Nr. Chesterfield. Career: Formerly Tech. Manager, Coke Ovens and Chemical Plant at Ebbw Vale, and Manager of Coking Dept., Richard Thomas & Co., Ltd., Scunthorpe; Past Pres, Coke Oven Managers' Assocn.
BRADLEY, J. A.M.I.Mech.E. Research Engr., Metro-Vickers Elect. Co., Ltd., Manchester, 17.
BRADLEY, J. B.A.I., A.M.Inst. C.E. Scientific Officer, National Physical Laboratory, Teddington. Private Address: Roker, 51 Broad Lane, Hampton, Mddx. Age: 46. Career: Trinity Coll., Dublin, First Class B.A. Degree, Hons. Degree in Civil Eng.; on Staff of N.P.L. since 1923.
BRADLEY, J. F. A.M.I.E.E. With Central London Electy. Ltd. Private Address: 15 Alverstone Road, New Malden, Surrey.
BRADLEY, John Hyde. B.A. (Cantab.), A.M.Inst.C.E. Engr., I.C.I. (Alkali) Ltd., Northwich, Cheshire. Private address: 17, Walnut Lane, Hartford, Cheshire. Age: 28. Career: Cambridge, 1928-1931; London Elect. Rly., 1931-1933; Joined Staff of I.C.I. (Alkali), Ltd., 1934.
BRADLEY, Thomas Geoffrey. M.I. A.E. General Manager, Morris Motors, (Engines Branch), Courthouse Green, Coventry. Private address: Southfield, Balsall Common, Nr. Coventry. Age: 40. Career: Pupil, Lanchester Motor Co., Ltd., 1915-1920. Tech. Sales with Sir W. G. Armstrong Whitworth & Co.; Asst. Buyer, Morris Engines; Service Manager, Appleyard of Leeds, Ltd.; Chief Buyer, Morris Motors, Ltd., Cowley.
BRADLEY, Thomas R. 1st Class B.O.T. Certificate of Competancy (Steam), M.I.Mar.E., Member of The Liverpool Eng. Soc., Inc. Mech. Surveyor, Brit. Eng., Boiler & Elect. Ins. Co., Ltd., 24, Fennel Street, Manchester, 4. Private address: 116, Hayd' n Road, Knotty Ash, Liverpool, 14. Age: 30. Career: Pupil, Daniel Adamson & Co., Ltd.; Manchester College of Technology; Marine Engr., B.I.S.N.Co., Ltd., 1929 -1937.
BRADSHAW, E. A.M.I.Mech.E., A.R.T.C. Salford. Mech. and Elect. Draughtsman, Metropolitan-Vickers Elect. Co., Ltd., Trafford Park, Manchester. Private Address: 86 Snowden Avenue, Flixton, Lancs. Age: 35. Career: 1918-28, Sir J. Farmer Norton and Co., Ltd., Salford; 1928-29, John Shaw and Sons, Ltd., Salford; 1929 to date, Metro-Vick; 1930-38, Asst. Lecturer, Royal Tech. Coll., Salford.
BRADSHAW, W. E. A.M.I.E.E. Distribution Engr. and Senior Asst., Islington Borough Council Electy. Dept. Private Address: 414 Camden Road, Holloway, N.7. Age: 53. Career: Northampton Grammar School; Pupil, Northampton Elect. Light and Power Co.; Mains Engr., Croydon Corp. Electy. Dept.; Mains Engr., Charing Cross and City Supply Co., Ltd.
BRADSHAW-SMITH, R. A. B.Sc. (Hons.) London, A.M.Inst.C.E., I.S.E. With Indian Service of Engrs., United Provinces, India (since 1913). Age: 47. Career: Mansfield Rly., 1911; Dover Harbour Works, 1912-13; 1913, appointed to Indian P.W.D., and employed successively as Asst. Engr., Exec. Engr., and Supt. Engr. in U.P. Irrigation Dept.; War Services, Mesopotamia, 1916-19.
BRADY, Hugh W. M.I.Mech.E., M.I.Mar.E., M.I.E.(Ind.), A.I.N.A., Member of the Newcomen Soc., Member, Soc. of Model and Experimental Engrs. Present Interests: Eng. Journalism & Experimental Work. Address: 127, Bridport Road, Dorchester, Dorset. Career: Training, Great Eastern Rly.; Crompton' s, etc.; City of London College. Eng. Editor, "Manchester Guardian"; Deputy Asst., Director, inland Winter Transport; R.E. Deputy Controller, Munitions Board, Government of India; Mech. Adviser, Government of Bihar and Orissa. Member of Steam Boiler Commission, Assam, Bengal, Bihar and Orissa.
BRAENDLE, Ernest William, A.M. I.E.E. Communication Engr. (laboratory staff), Messrs. Standard Telephones and Cables, North Woolwich, London. Private address: 7 1, Colin Park Road, London, N.W.9. Age: 42. Formerly with M.V. and Air Ministry.
BRAIDWOOD, Thomas. M.Inst. N. A., M.1.Mar.E Chief Supt. Eng., Coast Lines, Ltd., 9, Regent Road, Liverpool, 3. Private address: 8, College Road, N. Liverpool, 23. Age: 54. Career: Apprenticeship, John Sheppard & Sons and David Rowan. Completed Sea-going Career as Chief Engr. in 1912 then Asst. Consulting Engr. During War held Commission, Temporary Engr.-Lieutenant R.N. Joined present Company as Supt. Engr. in 1919.
BRAILEY, Bernard S. B.Sc., A.IVI.I.Mech.E, A.M.I.Loco.E., A.M. I.Pet.Tech., M.E. Chief Process Engr., T.V.P. Ltd. (T.V.P. Cracking Process), ShellMex House, Strand, W.C.2. Private address: 44, Rowsley Avenue, Hendon, N.W.4. Career: Apprenticeship, Harland & Wolff, Ltd., Glasgow; War service, France, R.A.F.; Inspector for Sir W. G. Armstrong, Whitworth & Co., Ltd., Newcastle-on-Tyne; Inspector for South African Rlys.; Chief Engr. for Iffa, Ltd. (Fire Fighting Appliances), London; 1929-1937, Construction and Operating Engr., Universal Oil Products Co., Chicago, U.S.A.; present position since 1937. Joint Inventor of Direct Coking Process.
BRAITHWAITE, R. G. M Inst. C.E., M.Inst.W., M.Am.S Director, Braithwaite Welding & Construction Co.; Welding Engr., Braithwaite & Co., Engrs., Ltd., Horseferry House,Westminster, S.W.1.
BRAKE,. F. J. E. M.I.E.E. Managing Director, Creed & Co. Ltd., Telegraph House, Croydon.
BRAKENRIDGE, William Donald. A.M.I.E.E., A.A.I.E.E. Engineer, Victoria Falls & Transvaal Power Co., 2, London Wall Buildings, E.C.2. Private address: `Roughwood,' East Horsley, Surrey. Career: 1921, College Apprentice, Metro-Vickers Elect. Co.; 1923-1929, appointments with M.V.E. Co. at home and abroad; 1929, Engr. for General Elect. Co., Madras Presidency and Hyderabad; 1935, present post.
BRAMFITT, N. B.Sc. (Eng.), A.M.I.Mech.E. Lecturer in Eng., Tech. Coll., Cardiff. Age: 35.
BRAMLEY, Lionel Napier. Ph.D., M.Sc. (Eng.), D.I.C., A.C.G.I., A.M.E.E. Scientific Officer, Royal Aircraft Establishment, Farnborough, Hants. Private address: "Closemoor," Napoleon Avenue, Farnborough, Hants. Career: Trained, Johnson & Phillips, and City & Guilds; W. T. Henley's Telegraph Works Co. (Research), 1930-37.
BRAMLEY-MOORE, Swinfen. M.C., M.I.Mech.E, M.A.E., F.R. S.A. Director, Bramley-Moore, Ltd., Sardinia House, Kingsway, London, W.C.2. Private address: 33, Sunnyfields, Mill Hill, N.W.7. Career: Faraday House, London. 1904, Hulbert Bramley Motor Co., Ltd.; 1910, Humber, Ltd., Coventry; 1911, Chief Draughtsman, David Brown & Sons, Ltd., Huddersfield. August, 1914, Overseas; 1916, Tech. Adviser on M.T. to H.Q., 3rd Army. 1919, David Brown & Sons, Ltd.; 1920, Bostock & Bramley Power Transmission Engrs.; 1924-1934, Managing Director of Bramley Machinery Corporation, New York, U.S.A.; 1937, Director, Bramley-Moore, Ltd., established for the developing and perfecting of new ideas. President of Bramley Machinery Corporation, 15, Park Row, New York, U.S.A.
BRAMSON, M. L. A.C.G.I., F.R.Ae.S., A.M.I.Mech.E. Consulting Engr., Own Business, Bush House, Aldwych, London, W.C.2. Age: 43. Ed.: Univ. of Copenhagen; Univ. of London; Imperial Coil. of Sc. and Tech. Inventor of Savage-Bramson AntiStall Gear. Director of Dixor Ltd.
BRAND, Alexander. A.T.I., A.M. I.Mech.E. Chief Engr. and Tech. Adviser, Douglas Fraser & Sons, Ltd., Westburn Foundry and Wellgate Works, Arbroath. Private address: Woodlea, Elliot Street, Arbroath Career: Factory Works Manager F. S. Sandeman & Sons, Ltd., Manhattan Works, Dundee; Lecturer, Textile Machine Drawing, Dundee Tech. College; Lecturer, Flax Spinning, Linen Weaving, Heat Motors and Mechanics, Arbroath Continuation Classes. Is Examiner in Jute Spinning to City & Guilds of London Institute.
BRAND, James Douglas, F.S.I., M. Inst M & Cy.E. Principal Town Planning Engr., Corporation of Glasgow, Office of Public Works, City Chambers, Glasgow. Private address: St. Ronans, 5, Ledcameroch Crescent, Bearsden.
BRAND, Norman Pumfrett. B.Sc. (Eng., London), A.M.Inst.0.E., A.M. Inst.Struct.Eng. Chief Asst., Drawing Office, City Engrs. Office, Birmingham Corporation, Council House, Birmingham. Private address: 44, Mayfield Road, Moseley, Birmingham. Age: 36. Educ.: Oundle School and University College, Nottingham.
BRANDER, Major-Gen. Maxwell Spicker. C.B., M.I.Mech.E., M. I.A.E. Director of Supplies and Transport, War Office. Private Address: 11 Harrowby Court, London, W.1. Age: 54. Career: Bedford Sch.; City and Guilds; R.M. Coll., Sandhurst, 1905-06; Mech. Trans. Courses, A.S.C., 1906-7; Works Course, John Fowler Ltd., 1908-10; Asst. Instructor, M.T. A.S.C., Aldershot and Member M.T. Committee, War Office, 1910-14; France and Belgium, with M.T., 1914-16; Home M.T. Depot, 1916-18; Asst. Director of Transport, W.O., 1918-22; M.T. Chief Instructor, R.A.S.C., Aldershot, 1922-26; Service in India with M.T., 1926-28; Inspector, Woolwich Arsenal, 192832; Commandant, R. A.S.0. Training Centre, Aldershot, 1933-36; Inspector of R.A.S.C., War Office, 1936-37; present appointment, 1937.
BRANDT, L. D. A.M.I.Mech.E. Proprietor, The Weldun Cleaners, 19 Duke Street, Kilmarnock. Private Address: 77 London Road, Kilmarnock. Age: 35. Career: Witwatersrand Univ., Johannesburg, Transvaal; Royal Tech. Coll., Glasgow; Apprent., Union Steel Corp., Vereeniging; Draughtsman, Stewarts & Lloyds Ltd., Vereeniging, Transvaal.
BRASS, J. M.Inst.C.E., M.I.M.E. (Past Pres.). Managing Director, The Houghton Main Colliery Co., Ltd., nr. Barnsley. Private Address: Banks Hall, Cawthorne, Barnsley. Age: 59. Mining Engr.; Chairman of The South Yorkshire Coalowners' Assoc.
BRASS, T. F. S. M.A. (Cantab. ), Joint Coal Mining Diploma, Cambridge and Birmingham Universities, M. I.Min.E. Agent and General Manager, The Houghton Main Colliery Co., Ltd. Private address: Banks Hall, Cawthorne, Barnsley. Age: 32. Three years with the Houghton Main Colliery Co. as student and Asst. Manager. 1st Class Certificate of Competency under C.M.A., 1911.
BRASSINGTON, William Dunnett. A.M. I.E.E. Burgh Elect. Engr., Corporation of Motherwell and Wishaw, Electricity Works, Watson Street, Motherwell. Private address: Cathlaw, Avon Street, Motherwell. Age: 50. Training: Coatbridge Tech. College, Hendrie & Co., Elect. Contractors, Glasgow, and David Colville & Sons, Ltd., Motherwell. Formerly District Mains Engr., Clyde Valley Elect. Power Co.
BRAWN, Edgar Frank. Captain, Royal Engrs. (S.R.), A.M.I.Mech.E. Division Engr., Imperial Chemical Industries, I.C.I. (General Chemicals), Ltd., Weston Point, Cheshire. Private address: Kingsway, Frodsham, Cheshire. Age: 33. Career: Wellingborough Tech. Institute. Research Dept., I.C.I., Billingham, Co. Durham; Motor Rail and Tramcar Co., Bedford; Crossley Bros. (Bedford Branch Works).
BRAY, G. Rupert R. B.Sc. (Eng.), A.M.I.E.E. Business address: Research Dept., Woolwich. Private address: Walnut Tree Cottage, Burlings Lane, Knockholt, Kent. Age: 31. Career: Asst. Insulation Engr., Research Dept., B.T.H. Co. for 4 years; in charge of Elec. Laboratory, B.T.H. Co. for 4 years.
BRAYSHAW, E. Russell. M.I. Mech.E. Managing Director, Brayshaw Furnaces and Tools, Ltd., Belle Vue Works, West Gorton, Manchester. Private address: Dean Row, Wilmslow, Cheshire. Member of Wilmslow Urban District Council and of Wilmslow and Alderley Elect. Board.
BRAYSHAW, Shipley N. M.I. Mech.E. Managing Director, Brayshaw Furnaces and Tools, Ltd., Belle Vue Works, Manchester, 12. Private address: Coppice, Disley, near Stockport.
BRAZIER, Major Clifford C. H. M.B.E., R.E. (T.), M.I.Mech.E., A. M.E.E. Manager, Bevans Works (A.P.C.M., Ltd.), Northfleet. Private address: Proctors, Southfleet, Kent. Age: Formerly Manager, Cement Plants in India, South Africa and England. Officer Commanding Kent (Fortress) Royal Engrs. (T.A.). Member, Kent County T.A. Assocn.
BREACH, L. E. M.I.E.E., Assoc. M.Inst.C.E. Private Address: 59 Bankfield Road, W. Derby, Liverpool, 13. Age: 61. Career: Manchester,School of Tech., 1895; F. P. Little Elect. Cons. Co., Buffalo, U.S.A., 1893; Draughtsman, Dorman & Smith, Manchester, 1897; Draughtsman, Ediswan, 1899; Shift Engr. and later Asst., Bolton Corp. E.D., 1900; Erection Staff, British Westinghouse Co., 1903; Liverpool Corp. Elect. Dept., 1905-1937; position on retirement, Chief Elect. Assistant.
BREARLEY, C. A. B.Sc. (Eng.), Wh. Sch., M.I.E.E., D.I.C. Senior Lecturer, Dept. of Elect. Eng., Loughborough Coll., Loughborough. Private Address: 8 Park Street, Loughborough. Age: 51.
BREARLEY, Harry. Consulting Metallurgist and Tech. Director, Brown Bayley 's Steel Works, Ltd., Sheffield. Private address: Walton Cottage, Mead Road, Torquay, Devon. Career: Metallurgist in Russia four years; Consulting Metallurgist since 1903; Works Manager at Brown Bayley's Steel Works during War; discoverer of stainless steel and inventor of numerous other materials; awarded Bessemer Medal, 1920. Books: "Case Hardening of Steel," "Heat Treatment of Tool Steel," "Ingots and Ingot Moulds, " etc., etc.
BREDIN, Edgar C. M.I.Mech.E., M.Inst.C.E. (Ireland). C.M. Engr., G.S. Rly., Inchicore, Dublin. Private address: Mount Vernon, Inchicore, Dublin. Career: Various junr. positions, G.S.W.R.; later Northern District Loco Supt.; Asst. Works Manager, Inchicore; Works Manager, Inchicore; Works Manager, G.S.R. (after amalgamation).
BREEZE, John F. B.Sc., M.I. Mech.E. Mech. Engr. in Chief Engr's Dept., L.C.C., County Hall, London, S.E.1. Private address: 6, York Avenue, East Sheen, S.W.14. Career: Appointed to present position in September, 1927; previously Chief Engr. to Gwynne's Eng. Co., Ltd., hydraulic and mech. engrs., and served this company and Gwynne's, Ltd., from 1908 until 1927.
BRELSFORD, R. F. A.M. Inst.C.E. Civil Engr. (War Dept.), R.G.P.F., Royal Ordnance Factory, Bishopton, Renfrewshire. Private Address: 51 Myddelton Avenue, Enfield, Middx. Age: 47.
BREMNER, David A. O.B.E., M.I.Mech.E., NI.E.E. The Director of the British Engrs' Assocn., 32, Victoria Street, London, S.W.1.
BREMNER, F. D. H. B.A., A.M.I.E.E. With International Standard Elect. Corp., Connaught House, Aldwych, W.C.2. Private Address: Thatches, Brasted Chart, Sevenoaks. Age: 45. Ed.: Cheltenham Coll.; Trinity Coll., Cambridge.
BRENT, William Henry. B.Sc., A.M. I.E.E. Area Engr., P.O. Telephones, Telephone House, Chapel Street, Salford, 3. Private address: "Holly Croft," Holly Road, Wilmslow, Cheshire. Age: 35. Career: East London College. Siemens Bros., Woolwich.
BRESSEY, Sir Charles H. C.B., C.B.E., D.Sc., President, Chartered Surveyors' Inst., Hon.M. Inst. R.E. Engr.-in-Charge, Highway Development Survey (Greater London). Address: 17, Leicester Road, Wanstead, E.11. Has held important eng. appointments with the Ministry of Transport for many years; was Chief Engr., Roads Dept., 1928-35.
BRETT, C. W. M.I.W.E. Managing Director, Barimar, Ltd., 14/18, Lambs Conduit Street, W.C.1. Career: Associated with Barimar, Ltd., since 1906.
BRETT, Ernest J. A.M.I.Mech.E., (1st prize Institution examinations, 1928), 1st class B.O.T. Certificate. Engr. and Works Manager, Acme Flooring and Paving Co. (1904), Ltd., Barking, Essex. Private address: 1, Elgin Road, Seven Kings, Essex. Career: Electrician, Cie. Electro Mecanique, Le Havre; Marine Engr., Cie. Generale Transatlantique, and Royal Mail Steam Packet Co.; Draughtsman, Diesel Engine Dept., Robey & Co., Lincoln. Designer and Engr., Telghman's Air Compressor Co., (Diesel Engines and Compressors), Broadheath, Manchester; Engr. Fison, Packard & Prentice, Ipswich.
BRETTELLE, Clifford Oswald. M.I.E.E. Director and Tech. Editor, Elec. Review, Dorset House, Stamford Street, S.E.1. Career: Merchant Venturers Tech. College; University College, Bristol; trained, Vulcan Ironworks, Bristol. Bristol Corporation Electy. Dept., Cleveland & Durham Electric Power; North-Eastern Electric Supply Co.; Merz and McLellan.
BREWESTER, D. F. F. A.C.G.I., A.M.Inst.C.E. Asst. Engr., City of Salford, Town Hall, Salford, 3. Private address 54, Cop Lane, Penwortham, Preston, Lancs. Age: 33. Career: B.R.C. Eng. Co., Ltd., Stafford, Design 1927-1928; Central Uruguayan Rly., Bridge Reconstruction, 1928-1929; London County Council, 1930-1931; Crossens Catchment Board, 1931-1932; Lancs. County Council Drainage, 1932-1937; Salford, 1937 on.
BREWSTER, H. J. Works Manager, Mawdsleys, Ltd., Zone Works, Dursley, Glos. Private address: Townend, Dursley, Glos. Career: Apprenticed, Davey Paxman & Co., Ltd., Colchester; formerly Asst. to Works Manager, Lancashire Dynamo and Motor Co., Ltd., Manchester.
BRICKELL, Richard Goulden. Assoc.M.Inst.0.E., A.M.I.Struct.E., M.N.Z.I.S. Resident Engr.., A.M. Works Directorate, A.M.W.D., R.A.F. Station, Honington, Suffolk. Private address: c/o New Zealand House, 415, Strand, London, W.0.2. Age: 30. Career: Demonstrator in C.E. at University College,N.Z.; Asst. Engr. with Messrs. Vickerman and Lancaster, Consulting Engrs., Wellington, N.Z.; Asst. Engr. in connection with sundry Hydro Electric, Municipal and Mining schemes.
BRICKNELL, F. W. M.Inst.C.E., M.Inst.M. & Cy.E. 61, Davenport Avenue, Hessle, Yorks. Age: 78. City Engr., Hull, 1914-1927.
BRIDGE, Francis Cameron. B.Sc., A.M.Inst.C.E., A.M.Struct.E. Director, Bridge & Sons (Wigan), Ltd., Seven Stars Forge, Wigan.
BRIDGE, Norman C. M.I.E.E., bI. I. Mech.E Sole Partner, Strain and Robertson, Consulting Engrs., 154, West George Street, Glasgow. Private address: Norwood, Bridge-of-Weir, Renfrewshire.
BRIDGE, Stanley. B.Sc.(Lond.), F.I.C. Works Manager, Brandram Bros., & Co., Ltd., Rotherhithe, S.E.16. Private address: 15, Kings Hall Road, Beckenham, Kent. Career: Senr. Asst. to Edward Hinks, B.Sc., F.I.C.; Senr. Asst. to Dr. Harold G. Colman; war service 1914-19; rank of Captain R.E.
BRIDGER, Jack Erskine. A.0.G., A.M.Inst.C.E. Agent, W. & C. French, Ltd., Contractors, Buckhurst Hill, Essex. Private address: Westmead, Kingsley Avenue, Wisbech, Cambs. Age: 28. Formerly Asst. Engr., Ways and Works Dept. of Buenos Aires Great Western Rly., Argentine.
BRIDGES, G. P. A.M.Inst.C.E., L.R.I.B.A., M.I.Struct.E. With Simon Carves Ltd., Cheadle Heath, Stockport. Private Address: Dundonald, St. Michael's Avenue, Bramhall, Cheshire.
BRIDGES, Lieut.-Col. Walter. M. Inst.C.E., M.I.Mech.E., M.I.E.E., M.I.Struct.E., M.R. San.I., M.Cons.E. Consulting Engr., 37, Parliament Street, Westminster, S.W.1. Private address: 18, The Vale, Chelsea, S.W.3. Career: Started in practice as a civil and consulting engr. in 1903; served in the Royal Artillery during the Great War; held a Commission in the R.E. Regular Army Reserve until 1927; Chairman and Managing Director of The Projectile and Eng. Co., Ltd., and a Director of a number of gas and electy. companies.
BRIERLEY, John. Assoc.M.Inst. C.E., A. M.Inst.M. & Cy.E., Assoc. M.C.T., Testamur Examination and Diploma in Administration. Senr. Eng. Asst., Borough Engr's Dept., 75, Union Street, Oldham. Private address: Syke Cottage, Stacksteads, Bacup Lancs. Age: 29. Formerly Eng. Asst., Accrington (193035).
BRIGGS, A. G. E. A.M.I.Mech.E. Special Director and Sales Manager, English Steel Corp., Ltd., Vickers Works, Sheffield; Director, The Darlington Forge Ltd., Darlington. Private Address: Surrey Lodge, Dore, Sheffield. Career: Oundle and Sheffield Univ.; Apprent., Vickers Works, Sheffield; subsequently joined the Sales Staff at the London Office of Vickers Ltd. After the formation of English Steel Corp. Ltd. was for a short time with Ibbotson Bros. & Co., Ltd., and made a tour of the South American States on their behalf. Rejoined the Vickers Group as Sales Manager of English Steel Corp. early in 1933; appointed a Special Director in February, 1935. During the War, served with the Royal Air Force.
BRIGGS, Charles Stanley. 1st Class Honours B.Sc. (Eng.), London, A.M. I.E.E. Telephone Cable Engr., Standard Telephones and Cables, Ltd., North Woolwich, E.16. Private address: 91, Blendon Road, Bexley, Kent. Age: 33. Career: Graduate, Queen Mary College; Student course, Standard Telephones and Cables, Ltd.; Resident. eng. representative of The International Standard Elect. Corporation, Aldwych, W.C.2, in Poland for one year and in Italy for five years.
BRIGGS, Donald Henry Currer. J.P., M. A. (Oxon. ), A.M Inst.0.E, M.Inst.M.E., Chartered Colliery Manager. Mining Agent, and Deputy Chairman, Hy. Briggs, Son & Co., Ltd., Whitwood Collieries, Normanton, Yorks. Private address: 12, North Hill Road, Headingley, Leeds, 6. Age: 45. Educ.: Oxford University.
BRIGGS, G. H. A.M.I.Mech.E. Designer Draughtsman, Tate & Lyle, Ltd., Silvertown, E.16. Private Address: 3 North Close, The Grove, Bexleyheath, Kent. Age: 33. Career:. The Tech. Coll., Lincoln and The City School; Apprent., Robey & Co., Ltd., Lincoln; Draughtsman, Ruston Bucyrus, Ltd., Lincoln; Draughtsman, The Lilleshall Co., Ltd., Oakengates, Salop; Teacher (Eng.), The South East London Tech. Inst., Lewisham.
BRIGGS, T. A. A.M.I.Mech.E. Crane Designer, Stothert & Pitt, Ltd., Bath. Career: The Wyggeston School, Leicester; Leicester Tech. Coll.; Pupil at Adolphus Barron & Co., Leicester; Jessop & Appleby Ltd., Leicester; Hornsbys of Grantham; then to Stothert & Pitt, Ltd., Bath.
BRIGHT, Harold. M.A. (Cantab.), _M.R.I., M.I.H. & V.E. Partner in Messrs. Richards & Bright, 5 Bloomsbury Square, London, W.C.1. Private Address: 4 St. Andrew's Place, London, N.W.1. Age: 37. Career: Oundle School; Cambridge Univ.; Elect. Asst., Messrs. Murray Coombs & Richards.
BRIGHTEN, H. W. A.M.I.Mech. E., A.M.I.E.E. Asst. Manager, Kodak Ltd., Stanmore, Mddx.
BRIGHTON F. G. M.Inst.C.E. With C.E. in C.'s Dept., Admiralty, S.W.1.
BRIGHTWELL, G. S. B.Sc. Hons. (Eng.), M.Sc. (Eng.), A.M.Inst.C.E. Asst. Supervisor, Union Cold Storage Co., Ltd., Weddel House, Smithfield E.C. Private Address: 117 Hither Green Lane, Lewisham, S.E.13. Age: 33. Career: The Polytechnic, Regent Street (Mitchell Gold Medallist), King's Coll.; Fraser & Chalmers Eng. Works, Erith, Kent; 1932-35, Eng. Asst. to Messrs. J. Sainsbury, London, on "New Kitchens" building, Blackfriars; 1936, present occupation.
BRINDLE, J. D. M.Eng., A.M.I. Mech.E. Form Master in Junior Tech. School, Worsley. Private Address: 135 Old Clough Lane, Worsley, Manchester. Age: 35. Career: Council School, Amlwch, Anglesey, 1908-14; County School, Llangefni, Anglesey, 1914-21; Liverpool Univ., 1921-24; Crossley Bros., Ltd., Openshaw, 1925-28 (Student Apprent.); Ferranti Ltd., Hollinwood, 1928-36 (Tool Draughtsman); present occupation, 1936.
BRISTOW, Capt. A. H. A.M.Inst. C.E., A.K.C., M.Inst.E. (Aust.). Consulting Engr., in Private Practice, Private Address: 45 Kent Gardens, Ealing, W.13. Age: 56. Career: King's Coll., London; Resident Engr. for Erection of Cement Works in England, Wales, South Africa, New Zealand; Inspector Ordnance Machinery, British Army; Second in Command, Base Workshops, Havre; Chief Engr. and Supt. of Manufacture, Nestle and Anglo-Swiss Condensed Milk Co. (Australasia).
BRISTOW, Colonel Whiston A. M.I.E.E., F.R.Ae.S. Consulting Engr. Chairman and Managing Director, Low-Temperature Carbonisation, Ltd., 28, Grosvenor Place. London, S.W.1. Private address: 22, Hans Court, Hans Road, London, S.W.1. Also Chairman, Low-Temperature Coal Distillers' Assocn. of Great Britain, Ltd.; Managing Director, Doncaster Coalite, Ltd.; Chairman, Derbyshire Coalite Co.. S. Wales Coalite Co., and L.T.C. Distillates, Ltd.; Partner, Wilson, Parker & Bristow, Cons. Engrs.
BRITTAIN, J. V. B.Sc., A.M.I.E.E., A.M.I.Mech.E., M.R. San.I. Editorial Director, Engineering and Technical News Ltd., Thames House, Westminster, London, S.W.1. Age: 41. Career: 10 years as Consulting Engr.; 5 years in Tech. Education; 3 years as Manager of "The Electrical Engineer"; now controlling technical News Agency and Publicity Consultant. Author of "Electrical Engineer Pocket Book," "Welding Engineer's Pocket Book."
BRITTAIN, Lawrence. Associate in Metallurgy (Sheffield 1901), M.I. & S.I., Fellow Royal Empire Soc. Managing Director, Marsh Bros. & Co., Ltd., Ponds Steel Works, Sheffield. Private address: 19, Whitworth Road, Ranmoor Cliffe, Sheffield, 10. Age: 57. Educ.: Sheffield University College (now Sheffield University).
BRITTAIN, P. E. A.M.Mech.E. Manager, London Machinery Dept., T. W. Ward, Ltd., Silvertown, London, E. Age: 47. Career: Rutherford & Armstrong Colls., Newcastle-on-Tyne. Apprent., Armstrong Whitworth & Co., Ltd., Elswick-on-Tyne; 30 years General Engineering and selling experience at home and abroad.
BRITTON, Brig.-Gen. Edwin John James. C.B.E., D.S.0., Royal Scholar. Area Progress Officer on the staff of the Director-General of Munition Production, Birmingham. Private address: Firlands, Oatlands Avenue, Weybridge, Surrey. Career: Educ.: Royal College of Sc.; University, Dublin. Commissioned in Royal Army Ordnance Corps, 1900, and finished active service in the Army as Principal Ordnance Mech. Engr. at the War Office.
BRITTON, F. T. B.Sc. (Hons.), A.M.I.E.E. Area Engineer, P.O. Telephones, Sheffield. Private Address: 252 Abbey Lane, Sheffield, 8. Age: 35. Career: Merchant Venturers', Bristol; Univ. of Bristol; Physical Asst., Edison Swan Electric Co., Ltd.; Asst. Engr., Radio Section, G.P.O.
BRITTON, Sydney Ernest. M.I. E.E., M.Mech.E Elect. Engr. and Manager, City of Chester, 22, Northgate Street, Chester. Private address: Selber House, Chester. Age: 62. Career: 1896-1899, Asst. Elect. Engr., Southampton Corporation; Engr. and Manager, Barking Electy. Undertaking, 1899-1900; Motherwell, 1900-04; present position from 1904.
BROAD, H. A.M.I.Mech.E., M.I.E.C., M.W.M.A. Partner, Constable Ohlson & Broad, 16 Surrey Lane, Battersea, London, S.W.11. Career: Trained as fully qualified Mechanical and Electrical Engr.; Student, Battersea Polytechriic; Apprent., Peter Brotherhood & Co., Ltd., and James Simpson; 10 years Asst. Engr., Queen Anne's Mansions, S.W.1; 2 years Asst. Foreman, Woolwich Arsenal, on High Explosives; then in business as above, Mech. and Elect. Eng.; Past Pres. London Association of Engrs.
BROADBENT, B. H. B.Sc., A.M. Inst.C.E. Contract Manager, John Laing & Son, Ltd., Mill Hill, N.W.7. Private Address: Hill Brow, Goring, Reading. Age: 37.
BROADBENT, F. M.I.E.E., Hon. Hon. M.I.E.C., ex M.Cons.E. Private Address: 48 Downs Road, Coulsdon, Surrey. Age: 71. Career: Owen's Coll., Manchester; City and Guilds (1st Cl. Hons. Elec. Lighting); Apprent., Woodhouse & Rawson, 1885-88; Electrician i/c one of first Elect. Lighting Installations of MetroDistrict Rly., 1888; Chief Supt. Engr., J. H. Holmes & Co., Newcastle, 1890-1902; Cons. Engr. in London 1902-15; Specialist in Electrification of Printing Works; 1915-37, Sec., B.E.A.M.A. Standardisation Committees. Books: Dynamo and Motor Attendants"; "Chats on Electricity," etc.
BROADBENT, H. W. M.Sc., A.M.I.Mech.E., F.I.I.A. Headmaster, Acton Tech. School, High Street, Acton, W.3 • Private Address: 96 Cavendish Avenue, Harrow, Mddx. Age: 43 • Career: Victoria Univ., Manchester. Research Fellow of the Univ. (1st Class Hons. B.Sc.); Asst. Chief Tech. Engr., Mather & Platt Ltd.; Stretford Tech. Coll., 1930; Acton Tech. Coll., 1933.
BROADLEY, John William, A.M. I.Mech.E. Designer-Draughtsman, David Brown & Son, Park Works, Lockwood, Huddersfield. Private address: 8, Marshall Street, Lower Hopton, Mirfield, Yorks. Age: 35. Huddersfield Tech. College, Diploma in Mech. Eng.
BROCKBANK, R. A. Ph.D., B.Sc., A.111.I.E.E. High Frequency Transmission Engr., Post Office Eng. Research Station, London, ITT.W.7. Private Address: 13, Merilies Gardens, Westcliff-onSea.
BRODETSKY, Selig. M.A., B.Sc., Ph.D., F.R.A.S., A.F.R.Ae.S. Professor of Applied Mathematics, University of Leeds. Private address: 3, Grosvenor Road, Leeds, 6. Career: Scholar, Trinity College, Cambridge, 1906-11; Senr. Wrangler, Mathematical Tripos, 1908; Isaac Newton Student, Cambridge; Lecturer, Bristol University, 1914-19; Reader in Applied Mathematics, Leeds University, 1920-24; Professor, 1924-. Books: "A First Course in Nomography" (Bell); "Mech. Principles of the Aeroplane" (Churchill); "Sir Isaac Newton" (Methuen); "The Meaning of Mathematics" (Benn).
BRODIE, Robert. M.Inst.C.E. Chairman and Managing Director, Nott, Brodie & Co., Ltd., Civil Eng. Contractors, 60, Queen Square, Bristol, 1. Private address: Southside, Rockleaze, Bristol,.9. Age: 77. Educ.: Madras College, St. Andrew's; Pupilage on Rly. Construction; formerly Agent and Engr. in charge of construction of Rlys., Docks, Tunnels, Reservoirs, Roads, &c.
BRONILY, A. A.M.Inst.C.E., F.S.I., L.R.I.B.A., M.Inst.M. & Cy.E. Borough Engr. and Surveyor, Slough. Age: 61. Career: Cheltenham; Articled at Bristol; 2 years Asst. Surveyor, Sutton Coldfield; 14 years Chief Eng. Asst., Croydon; 6 years Engr. and Surveyor, Godalming; 18 years present position.
BROOK, R. G. A.M.I.Mech.E. Chief Insp., The Skefko Ball Bearing Co., Ltd., Luton. Private Address: 20 Halfway Avenue, Dunstable Road, W., Luton. Age: 37. Career: Tech. Inst., Ponders End; Apprent., Royal Small Arms Factory, Enfield, 1916-. 22; Draughtsman, Designs Dept., 1922-26; Examiner of Small Arms, Rifle Factory, Ishapore, Bengal, ,1926-30; present appointment,.1930.
BROOK, Reginald Vernon Charlesworth. Major (Late R.A.F.), O.B.E. (Mil.), A.M.I.E.E., M.I.A.E., M.I. E.I. Consulting Automobile, Elect. and Mech. Engr., Queen's College Chambers, Birmingham, 1. Private address: Stanmore, Olton, Warwickshire. Age: 52. Chief Aero Engine production Officer at A.P.D. during the War. Director of Nuway Mfg. Co., Ltd., Coalport, Salop, and of Nuway Heating Plants, Ltd., Birmingham. Founder and Hon. Sec. Birmingham Safety First Council. Specialist in the investigation of accidents in factories and on the highway. Hon. Sec. Midland Branch., Roads Improvmt. Assoc.; Chmn. Speedway Control Bd.
BROOKE, H. A. B.Sc. (Eng.), A.M.I.E.E., A.M.I.R.E. Senior Radio Design Engr., E. K. Cole, Ltd., Radio Manufacturers, Southend-on-Sea, Essex. Private Address: "St. Brene, " Western Road, Rayleigh, Essex. Age: 33. Career: S. George's School (Choir School), Windsor Castle; S. Lawrence Coll., Ramsgate; Apprent., Crompton & Co., Ltd., Chelmsford; Test Engr. and Sales Engr., Crompton Parkinson Ltd.; Radio Design Engr., Marconiphone Co., H.M.V., and E.M.I.; Chief Engr., Zetavox Radio and Television Ltd., Cromwell (Southampton) Ltd., and Regentone Ltd.
BROOKE-BRADLEY, Harold Edward. Chartered Structural Engr., M.I.Struct.E. (Bronze Medallist), M. R.S.I., F.R.S.A. Deputy County Surveyor of Worcestershire, County Buildings, Worcester. Private address: 22, Blanquettes Avenue, Worcester. Career: Eng. Asst., Devon County Council; County District Engr. and Surveyor, West Sussex C.C.; Asst. Engr., The Road Board; District Engr., H.M. Joint Roads Committee; Acting County Surveyor, Pembroke County Council. Chairman, Midland Counties Branch, Institution of Structural Engrs., 193738. Co-inventor of "Liteway" system of kerb-lighting. Jt. Author of "Modern Roadmaking."
BROOKER, William Henry. A.M. I.E.E. Chief Engr., Weston-Super-Mare and District Elect. Supply Co., Electy. Works, Locking Road, Weston-Super-Mare. Private address: Pencanon, Bristol Road, Weston-Super-Mare. Age: 53. Career: Brighton Tech. College; pupil, T.D.F. Andrews & Co., Fulham, and of Lewes and Dist. Elect. Supply Co.; Asst. Engr., Lewes and District Elect. Supply Co.; Asst. Engr., Weston-Super-Mare and District Elect. Supply and Tramway Co.
BROOKES, Alfred. M.Eng., M.I. E.E. Tech. Engr. and Chief Research Laboratories, Ericsson Telephones, Ltd., Beeston, Notts. Private address: Avondale, Elm Avenue, Beeston, Notts. Nottingham 54681. Age: 51. Chairman, I.E.E. East Midland SubCentre, 1926-7; Member Elect. Eng. Advisory Committee, and Board of Studies University College, Nottingham; Committee member, Midlands branch, Institute of Physics.
BROOKES, C. S. A.M.I.E.E. Senior Asst. Engr., Basingstoke Corp. Electy. Dept. Private Address: 17 Eastfield Avenue, Basingstoke, Hants. Age: 35. Career: Electy. Supply Industry, Ed: Hereford High Sch.; Bolton Tech. School; Pupil, Borough Elect. Engr., Hereford; Appointments: Hereford Corp.; N.E.S. Co.; Bury Corp., Darwen Corp.; Peterborough Corp.; Basingstoke Corp.
BROOKHOUSE, R. H. M.Inst. C.E. Private Address: Royal Automobile Club, Pall Mall, S.W.1. Age: 81. Career: Owen's Coll., Manchester; Training with Sir Douglas Fox & Partners; various appointments on Rly. Construction prior to 1888; later employed on various works in the Argentine Republic. Retired 1930.
BROOKING, J. H. C. M.I.E.E. Pernax Representative, British Insulated Cables, Ltd., Surrey House, Embankment, W.0.2. Private address: 346, Nell Gwynn House, S.W.3. Age: 67. Career: London Polytechnic ; Finsbury Tech. College; Apprenticeship, Spagnoletti & Crookes. Contracts Engr., W. T. Glover & Co., Ltd.; General Manager, St. Helens Cable and Rubber Co., Ltd.; Managing Director, Croydon Cable Works, Ltd. Invented C.T.S. Cables, 1911; patented Pernax non-corrodible sheathing, 1927.
BROOKS, E. , M. Inst.Fuel. Tech. Adviser, London Counties Coke Assocn. Business address: The London & Counties Coke Assocn., 1, Grosvenor Place, S.W.1. Private address: Coval Cottage, Derby Road, S.W.14. Age: 38. Career: Educ.: Christ's Hospital; Ministry of Munitions, Hayes as Plant Engineer; Ruston & Hornsby, (Associated Company); Hartley & Sugden, Halifax.
BROOKS, Henry Edward. A.M. Inst.C.E., A.M.Inst.M. & Cy.E. Eng. Asst., Dagenham U.D.C., Civic Centre, Dagenham, Essex. Private address: 37, Geneva Gardens, Chadwell Heath, Romford, Essex. Age: 32. Formerly Eng. Asst., Messrs. Parker, Pearson & Ross Hooper, M.M.Inst. C.E., Consulting Engrs.
BROOKS, J. H. B.Eng. (Hons.) A.M.Inst.C.E. Area Engr. (Romney Marsh & Stour Areas' Kent Rivers Catchment Board, Brunswick House, Maidstone, Kent. Private Address: Ivydene, Church Road, Kennington, Ashford, Kent. Age: 38. Career: County Secondary School, Crewe; Univ. of Liverpool (First Class Hons. in C.E.); Asst., under agreement, S. Pearson & Son (C.D.) Ltd., on construction of Valparaiso Port Works and Break-. water (4 years); Asst. Engr. on reConstruction of Trafford Wharf, Manchester Ship Canal (1 year); building of Chemical Factories on Billingham site of Imperial Chemical Industries Ltd. (3 years); L.C.C., Thames Floods and Main Drainage Divisions (3i years); Chief Asst. Engr. , Rivers Mersey & Irwell Catchment Board (3 years). War Service, Pilot R.A.F.
BROOKS, R. B.Sc., M.I.E.E. Chief Engr., Traction Control Dept., Metropolitan-Vickers Elect. Co., Ltd., Trafford Park, Manchester. Private Address: "St. Fillans," Moss Lane, Sale, Cheshire. Age: 56. Career: Heriot's School and Heriot-Watt Coll., Edinburgh; Apprent., Brown Bros. & Co., Rosebank Ironworks, Edinburgh; External Student of London Univ., 1st Cl. Hons. Degree in Eng. Midland Rly. Co., Derby, 1903-12; Asst. in General Office, Locomotive. Dept., Siemens Bros., Dynamo Works; 1912-16 Design of Rly Equipment, and 1916-18, Shop Supt.; British Westinghouse Co., 1918-19, Switchgear Design Engr. and finally Chief Switchgear Engr.; 1919 present post.
BROOKSBANK, Norman, A.M.I.E.E. Chief London Engr., The Victoria Falls and Transvaal Power Co., Ltd., 2, London Wall Buildings, E.C.2. Private address: 104, Wildwood Road, Golders Green, N.W.11. Career: Bradford Tech. College; pupil at The Phoenix Dynamo Mfg. Co., Bradford; Ipswich, Leicester, Dewsbury and Bradford electy. and Tramways depts.
BROOM, G. H. B.Sc. (Eng.), A.R.C.S., A.M.I.E.E. Head of Dept. of Elect. Eng., Derby Tech. Coll. (Retiring Oct. 31, 1938). Private Address: Willand, Wannock Lane, Lower Willingdon, Eastbourne. Age: 60.
BROOM, Harry S. M.I.Mech.E. Managing Director, Broom and Wade, Ltd., High Wycombe: Private address: Springs, Ellesborough, Nr. Wendover, Bucks. Career: Previously Engr. to Brewery Co.; Davey Paxman; Lindy British Refrigerating Co.; started business 1898 as Broom and Wade.
BROOM, H. S. B.Sc. (Eng.), A.M.I.Mech.E. Engr. and Director, Broom and Wade Ltd., High Wycombe. Age: 34. Career: Haileybury and City and Guilds Eng. Coll.; Practical training, 3i years in England, U.S.A. and Belgium, in various mechanical eng. works.
BROSTER, Richard Arthur. A.M. I.E.E. Elect. Engr., The Anderson-Grico Co., Ltd., Taymouth Eng. Works, Carnoustie Angus. Private address: "Struanbrae," Green Lane, Carnoustie Angus. Age: 52. Career: College Apprentice, British Westinghouse Elect. and Mfg. Co., Ltd., and later in Motor Sales Dept. of same company; Elect. Engr., Sir W. G. Armstrong-Whitworth & Co., Ltd., (Engine Works Dept.), Newcastle-on-Tyne; Asst. Manager, The Liverpool Elect. Cable Co., Ltd., Liverpool (1922-37).
BROUNGER, A. E. A.M.Inst.C.E., F.R.Met.Soc. Asst. Div. Engr., Southern Rly. Age: 54.
BROW, K. P. A.C.G.I., A.M.Inst. C.E., M.I.Mun. & Cy.E. Deputy County Surveyor, East Suffolk C.C., County Hall, Ipswich. Age: 37. Career: City and Guilds; 1921-26, various public works; 1926-38, on the Staff of the County Surveyor of Berkshire.
BROWETT, H. A. A.M.I.E.E. Managing Director, H. A. Browett & Co., Ltd., Automobile Engr., 64/66 Granby Street, Dover Street, and Calais Street, Leicester; also Managing Director, Blands Ltd., Haulage Contractors, 9/11 Frog Island, Leicester. Private Address: "Five Gables," Stoughton Road, Leicester. Age: 51. Career: Wyggeston School, Leicester; Leicester Tech. School; Armstrong Coll., Newcastle; Apprent., Mason & Brown, Elect. Engrs., Leicester and Newcastle-on-Tyne Elect. Supply Co. R.E. (T) War.
BROWN, A. A.M.Inst.C.E. Resident Engr., River Wye Catchment Board (Hereford), The Parade, Monmouth. Age: 31. Career: Forfar Academy; Dundee Tech. Coll.; Training under E. W. Porter, M.I. Mech.E., M.Inst.C.E. on Caledonian Canal; Eng. Asst., Tyne Improvement Commission; River Ouse (Yorks.) Catchment Board.
BROWN, A. B.Sc., A.M.I.E.E., M I R.S.E. Rly. Systems Engr., Standard Telephones and Cables Ltd., London. Private Address: 44 Kingsmead, Barnet, Herts. Age: 31.
BROWN, Alexander. M.I.Mech.E, F.R.S.A. Tech. Director, Davidson & Co., Ltd., Sirocco Eng. Works, Belfast. Private address: Mount Aventine, Cyprus Avenue, Bloomfield, Belfast. Career: Apprenticeship, Cooper & Greig, Dundee; whole remaining time with Davidson & Co., Ltd., from junr. draughtsman to Director.
BROWN, A. B. A.M.I.E.E. Sales Engr., James Scott & Co., Dunfermline. Private Address: 19 Woodside Terrace, Glasgow, C.3. Age: 36. Career: Dunfermline High School; Rosyth Dockyard School; John Brown & Co., Ltd., Clydebank; British Thomson-Houston Co., Ltd., Rugby.
BROWN, Arthur Edwin A.M.I Mech.E. 1st Class Draughtsman (Eng.), with Director of Naval Ordnance, Naval Ordnance Dept., Admiralty, Whitehall, London, S.W.1. Private address: 21, Sandhurst Avenue, Surbiton, Surrey. Age: 33. Educ.: Portsmouth Dockyard School, Portsmouth Municipal College; Regent Street Polytechnic, London; Apprenticeship in Portsmouth Dockyard.
BROWN, A. MacNiven. F.R.S.A., A.M.Mech.E, A .Ae.E, A.M. I.P.E. Director of Robertson & Donning Ltd., Automobile Engrs., Seven Kings, Essex; Brown & Laycock, Ltd., Consulting Engrs., London; The Wester Dishwashing Machine Co., Ltd., London; and Honduras Alluvial Gold Concessions, Ltd., London. Private address: 8, Sheldon Street, Bayswater, London, W.2. Career: Diesel Engine Designer, Vickers, Ltd.; Aero Engine Inspector, Air Ministry; Works Manager, Tools, Ltd.; Works Manager, Standard Gearbox Co., Ltd.; General Manager, J. Wilson Browne, Ltd.; General Manager, Specialloid, Ltd.; General Manager of Weldangrind, Ltd.
BROWN, Bernard Hardesty. M.I. Mech.E. Mech. Engr., Manager of Associated British Machine Tool Makers, Ltd., 47, Pilgrim Street, Newcastle-uponTyne, 1. Private address: Springfield, Beverley Gardens, Cullercoats, Northumberland. Career: Eng. pupil with John Brown & Co., Ltd., Sheffield; Draughtsman, then Chief Draughtsman, then Works Manager to The Bateman Machine Tool Co., Ltd., Leeds.; Works Manager to Thos. Shanks & Co., Johnstone, Renfrewshire. Ex-Chairman, North-Eastern Branch of the Institution of Mech. Engrs., and Member of Council, 1935/6.
BROWN, Cecil N. M.B.E., A.M.I.E.E. Asst. to Dist. Elect. Engr., L.N.E. Rly., Parkeston Quay, Essex. Private Address: "Rushmere," Little Oakley, Harwich, Essex. Age: 45. Career: Crossley and Porter School, Halifax; joined G.E. Rly., Parkeston Quay, 1911; War service, 1914-19; Dist. Asst., Ipswich, 1919-32; present post since 1932. Major, Suffolk Heavy Brigade R.A. (T.A.).
BROWN, David Hownam. M.Inst. C.E., M.Inst.M. & Cy.E., M.T.P.I. County Surveyor and Bridgemaster, Warwickshire County Council, Shire Hall, Warwick. Private address: Eastnor Grove, Leamington Spa. Age: 59. Formerly Deputy County Surveyor, Durham.
BROWN, David Somers. M.I.N.A., M. I.Mar.E, Vice-Pres. N.E.0.E. and S. Director and Eng. Manager, The Parsons Marine Steam Turbine Co., Ltd., Turbinia Works, Wallsend-on-Tyne. Private address: Redcroft Rectory Road, Gosforth, Newcastle-on-Tyne, 3.
BROWN, Derrick Charles. B.Sc., A.M.Inst.C.E., M. Loco. E. Asst. Engr., Crown Agents for the Colonies, 4, M i 1 lbank, S.W.1. Private address: 25, Willowcourt Avenue, Kenton, Harrow. Career: Mercers' School, Holborn; Queen Mary College (University of London). 1917, apprenticed, Stratford Works, Great Eastern Rly.; 1924-30, Messrs. Rendel, Palmer and Tritton.
BROWN, Donald Lambert. Assoc. M.Inst.C.E., M.Inst.Gas E., A.F. R.Ae.S. Deputy Mfg. & Mech. Engr., Brighton Hove & Worthing Gas Co., Gas Works, Portslade, Sussex. Private address: 23, Reynolds Road, Hove, 3, Sussex. Age: 32. Career: Articled Pupil to C. H. Rutter, M.Inst.C.E., formerly Engr. and General Manager, Brighton Hove and Worthing Gas Co.; 3 years as Eng. Asst. in charge of large reconstruction scheme; appointed to present position in 1934. Designer of "Martlet" single seater aeroplane built by Southern Aircraft, Ltd., in 1929, also of "Brighton" Coke Transporter and generating system.
BROWN, F. H. B.Sc., A.M.Inst. C.E. Lieut., Royal Engrs. (Supplementary Reserve). Garrison Engr., War D ept. Private Address: Linden Drove, Weyhill Road, Andover, Hants. Age: 32. Career: Queen Mary's School and Durham Univ.; Articled, Messrs. Fisher & Nightingale, Mining and Civil Eng. Draughtsman, West Midlands Joint Electy. Authority; Lecturer in Civil Eng., Rutherford Coll., Newcastle-on-Tyne. At present Examiner in Surveying, Union of Education Institutions.
BROWN, G. A.M.I.E.E. Civil Servant (Retired.) Private Address: 67 Woodlands, North Harrow. Formerly on Staff of Engr.in-Chief, G.P.O., London.
BROWN, George. M.Inst.N.A., M .Mar.E. Senr. Engr. Surveyor, Board of Trade, 79, Mark Lane, London, E.C.3. Private address: "Lucknow," West Way, Rickmansworth, Herts. Age: 57. Formerly with Cunard Steamship Co., Ltd. and Vulcan Boiler and General Insurance Co., Ltd.
BROWN, George Matthews. M.A., Cantab., B.Sc., Dunedin, Wh. Sch., M.I. & S., M.Inst. Metals. Consulting Engr., The United Steel Companies, Ltd., 17, Westbourne Road, Sheffield, 10. Private address: 13, Moncrieffe Road, Sheffield, 7. Career: Palmer's Shipbuilding & Iron Co.'s Engine Works and Drawing Office; Armstrong College; Cambridge, (Trinity College); Power and Mining Engr., The British Thomson Houston Co., Ltd.; Present appointment, 1919.
BROWN, Harold. B.Sc. (Eng.) Lond., M Inst.C.E District Engr., London, Midland and Scottish Rly. Co., District Engr 's Office, L.M.S.R., Leeds. Private address: Addingham House, Ilkley, Yorks. Career: Asst. Engr., and later, Chief Engr., Maryport and Carlisle Rly. Co.; in 1923 appointed District Engr. of the London, Midland and Scottish Rly. Co. for West Cumberland; present post, 1928.
BROWN, Engr. Vice-Admiral Sir Harold Arthur. R.N. (retd.). K.0.B., M.I Mech E. (Member of Council). Director-General of Munitions Production, War Office, Whitehall, S.W.1. Private address: 3, Albert Place, Kensington, W.8. Engr.-in-Chief of the Fleet, Admiralty, 1932-36.
BROWN, James Skene. A.M.I. E.E. With International Elect. Assocn., Bush House, Aldwych, London, W.C.1. Private address: `Tarland,' Vernon Walk, Tadworth, Surrey. Age: 38. Career: City & Guilds, Finsbury College; Apprenticeship, Metropolitan Vickers Elect. Co., Ltd.; Brown Boveri Co., Ltd., Switzerland.
BROWN, John Alexander. A.M.I.E.E., M.A.M.E.E. Chief Engr., The Wemyss Coal Co., Ltd., East Wemyss, Fife. Private Address: Aird Bank, Lundin Links, Lower Largo, Fife. Born: 1891. Career: Hamilton Academy; Royal Tech. Coll., Glasgow; Apprent., Anderson Boyes & Co., Ltd.; Engr., and Draughtsman, British Columbia Marine Rlys. Co., Ltd., Vancouver, B.C.; Engr. and Draughtsman,,Glasgow Corp. Electy. Dept.; War,period, Royal Navy; Chief Asst. Engr., Walter Dixon & Co., Consulting Engr., Glasgow; Res. Engr. and Manager, David Brown & Sons (Hudd) Ltd., Glasgow. Past Pres., West of Scotland Branch Assoc. of Mining Elect. Engrs. Past Pres., Engineers' Forty Club, Glasgow.
BROWN, J. C. Assoc.M.Inst.C.E. Works Manager, Humber Graving Dock and Eng. Co., Ltd., King's Dock, Immingham. Age: 57. Career: Perth Academy; Glasgow Tech. Coll.; Apprent., D. & W. Henderson & Co., Ltd., Glasgow; Chief Engine Designer with Palmers Shipbuilding Co. until 1918; with present firm since 1918
BROWN, J. R. M.Sc., A.M. Inst. C.E. Shop Manager of Shell Factory (Foundry, Forge, Hardening Room and Machine Shops), Royal Arsenal, Woolwich, S.E.18. Private Address: 10 Paget Terrace, Plumstead, S.E.18. Age: 32. Career: King's Coll., London; Apprent., Royal Arsenal, Woolwich, 1922-27; Eng. Asst., Messrs. Kennedy & Donkin, Consulting Engrs., 1930-32 (N.W. and S.W. England Electy. Schemes); Tech. Asst., Royal Arsenal, 1934-36. Maintenance of plant. Manufacture, distribution and applications of gas, compressed air and steam. Production, planning and control.
BROWN, John Steven. M.B.E. (Military Division), Ph.D. (Glasgow); M.I.Mech.E.,M.I.N.A.,M.I.E.S., etc. Engr., The British Oxygen Co., Ltd., Thames House, Millbank, S.W.1. Career: Scott 's, Greenock; Richardson-Westgarth, Hartlepool; Senr. Engr.-Lieut., R.N., H.M.S. "Resolution "; Research Engr., British Marine Oil Engine Mfrs' Assocn.
BROWN, Leonard Hudson. B.Sc., A.M.Inst.0.E., A.M.Inst.W.E. Water Engr. and Manager, Northampton Corporation, Fish Street, Northampton. P7ivate address: 18, Elmhurst Avenue, Northampton. Career: Messrs. T. & C. Hawksley; Durham County Water Board; Southend Water Co.
BROWN, Peter Boswell. J.P., M.Inst.C.E, M.M.M.. M.I. & S.I. Deputy Chairman and Managing Director of Hadfields, Ltd., Sheffield. Private address: Carsick Grange, Sheffield. Telephone: Sheffield 31400. Born: 1866. Educ.: Greenock; Woolwich; Sheffield University. Eng. training at Easton and Anderson's, Erith, Kent; Management Board Eng. and Allied Employers' National Federation; Vice-President of British Iron and Steel Federation; Director of the Lilleshall Co., Ltd., and other companies; Master of the Cutlers' Company of Hallamshire, 1930-31. Clubs: Reform, Gresham; (London); Sheffield, Sheffield.
BROWN, R. Allan. A.M.I.E.E. Asst. Manager, Supply Branch, Anglo Iranian Oil Co., Ltd., Britannic House, Finsbury Circus, London, E.C.2. Private address: 176, Court Lane, Dulwich, London, S.E.21. Career: 5 years mech. eng. apprenticeship; 3 years Glasgow University; Engr., Glasgow Corporation Tramways, Burgh Elect. Engr. to Burgh of Falkirk. War service, R.N.V.R., R.N.A.S., R.A.F.
BROWN, R. C. A.M.I.E.E. Elect. Engr. Surveyor, British Engine, Boiler and Elect. Insce. Co., Ltd., 24 Fennel Street, Manchester. Private Address: Sunnyhurst, Grosvenor Place, Ashton-on-Ribble, Preston.
BROWN, Richard Leslie. Managing Director, Hopkinson's, Ltd., Huddersfield. Private address: Sunside, Cumberworth, Huddersfield.
BROWN, Robert. A.M.Mech.E Production Manager, Armstrong Siddeley Motors, Coventry, Parkside, Coventry. Private address: Stoke Park, Coventry. Career: Educ.: Royal Tech. College, Glasgow; Apprenticed for 6 years to North British Rly. Co., Glasgow; Plant Engr. with North British Loco. Co., for 3 years; Plant Manager, Kitson & Co., Leeds; Chief Engr., S. Havel & Co., Leamington Spa.
BROWN, Robert Chandler. B.Sc. (Eng.) London, 1st Hons. Asst. to Managing Director, J. L. Eve Construction Co., Ltd. (Elect. Dept.), 272/4, Vauxhall Bridge Road, S.W.1. Private address: 7, Neeld Court, Harrow Road, Wembley. Age: 31. Career: King's College, London; Engr. with The Foundation Co., Ltd.
BROWN, Robert Dunlop. M.Inst. C.E. M.Inst. M & Cy.E. Chartered Civil Engr., Ship Canal House, King Street, Manchester, 2. Private address: 1, College Drive, Manchester, 16. Career: Glasgow Main Drainage Works (value £2,250,000), 1902-09; Engr.-Agent, Scottish Area on works for Considere Constructions Ltd., specialising in reinforced concrete, 1909-11; on New Welland Ship Canal, Canada (12,000,000), 1911-14; in 1914 joined 19th (Lincoln) Regiment of Canada, transferred in 1915 to R.E., and later to Staff; Partner in Easton Brown & Co., Civil Engrs., Glasgow, engaged in water supply and drainage work, 1918-22; 1922-38 on new works for Ship Canal Co. (value about 0,000,000). Also collaborated with late H. A. Reed,. in practice on dock, riparian, legal and Parliamentary work. Is Chairman, Manchester Assocn. Inst. C.E.
BROWN, Robert Logan Mac Gregor. M.I.N.A. Naval Architect, Anglo Saxon Petroleum Co., Ltd., St. Helen's Court, E.C.3. Private address: Balintore, Brookmans Avenue, Brookmans Park, Herts. Training: Dundee Tech. College; Caledon Shipbuilding Co.
BROWN, Robert Mackie. Ph.D., D.Sc., M.Mech.E Lecturer in Eng., University of Glasgow. Private address: 49, Kelvinside Gardens, Glasgow, N.W. Career: Apprenticeship: Messrs. Napier Bros., Ltd., Glasgow. Subsequent experience: Albion Motors; D. Stewart & Co. (Glasgow), Ltd.; Brown Bros., Ltd., Edinburgh; Barr and Stroud, Ltd., Glasgow; war service in R.E„ R.F.C. and R.A.F.
BROWN, Sidney George. F.R.S., Managing.Director, S. G. Brown, Ltd., Victoria Road, North Acton, W.3.;‘ Chairman, Telegraph Condenser Co., Ltd., Wales Farm Road, London, W.3. Private address: 41, Elsworthy Road, London, N.W.3. Career: Engaged mainly in research and in vention, particularly in the field of telegraphy and radio; discovered, with Sir Henry Hozier, first practical methods of directing Hertzian waves, 1899; pioneer of the Beam system, the Reed telephone, and inventor of numerous other apparatus. Inventor of gyroscopic compasses and automatic helmsman for shipping; artificial horizon, speed indicator and other devices for aeroplanes, and many others, including secret devices for army tanks, etc., British and foreign Governments. Member of Admiralty Ordnance Council, 1915-18, and thereafter member of Royal Commission on Awards to Inventors.
BROWN, T. M.Sc., A.M.Inst.C.E., M.I.Min.E. Lecturer in Mine Surveying, Univ. of Leeds, Leeds, 2. Private Address: 14 Norwood Grove, Headingley, Leeds. Age: 51. Career: Halifax Higher Board School; Manchester Central Secondary School; Univ. of Leeds; Training under Mr. G. Brown at small collieries in the West Riding, and at Fryston Colliery, Castleford, Yorks; subsequently Asst. Manager at Smithy Wood Colliery, Thorncliffe, Sheffield.
BROWN, T. A. M.I.E.E. With The English Elect. Co., Ltd., Queens House, Kingsway, W.C.2.
BROWN, T. W. B.Sc. (Eng) „ Assoc, M.Inst.C.E. Chief Asst. (Construction), Office of The Engr. (Scotland), L.N.E.R. 23, Waterloo Place, Edinburgh.
BROWN, V. A. B.Sc. (Tech.), M .E.E. Manager, Switchgear Testing Co., Ltd., Mosley Road, Manchester, 17. Private address: 33, Broadway, Cheadle, Cheshire. Formerly Chief of Research Dept., Ferguson, Pailin, Ltd.
BROWN, W. A.M.I.E.E., B.Sc. (Eng.) London. Mains Supt., Borough of Morecambe and Heysham Electy. Dept. Private Address: 79 Fairfield Road, Morecambe, Lancs. Age: 35. Ed.: Lancaster Royal Grammar School; Lancaster Storey Inst. Tech. Coll.
BROWN, William. M.I.E.E., A.M. Inst.C.E., A.M.I.Mech.E. Tech. Engr., Central Electy. Board, 53, Wake Green Road, Birmingham, 13. Private address: 18, Carpenter Road, Edgbaston, Birmingham, 12. Age: 49. Career: District Engr., Scottish Central Elect. Power Co.; 1st Asst. Transmission Engr., Yorkshire Elect. Power Co.; Sub-Station Engr., The North Metropolitan Elect. Power Supply Co.; Resident Engr. of Barnet Undertaking (N.M.E.P.S. Co.); H.M. Elect. Inspector of Factories.
BROWN, W. A. A.M.Inst.C.E. Director of Brown (Wm. Anthony) & Co., Ltd.; Chairman and Managing Director of The State of Bahia South Western Rly. Co., Ltd.; Managing Director of Mucambo Cocoa Estates Ltd.; Chairman of Barbados Elect. Supply Corp., Ltd. Address: 24 Martin 's Lane, Cannon Street, E.0.4.
BROWN, W. H. B.Sc. (Eng.), Wh. Sch., A.C.G.I., A.M.I.Mech.E. Head of Dept. of Mech. and Civil Eng. and Building, Coll. of Tech. and Art, Rotherham. Age: 38. Career: H.M. Dockyard School, Chatham, 1915-19; Apprent. in H.M. Dockyard, 1915-21; Imperial Coll. of Sc. and Tech., 1919-21; Eng. Laboratory, Cambridge Univ., 1921-22; Junior Asst. Engr., Boulton & Paul Norwich, 1922-24; Lecturer in Eng., Tech. Inst., Newport, Mon., 1924-26; Junior Tech. Officer, Royal Airship Works, Cardington, Beds., 1926-27; Lecturer in Mech. Eng., Newcastleon-Tyne, and Portsmouth, 1927-36.
BROWN, W. J. A.M.I.E.E. Chief Engr., The Bushing Co., Ltd., Hebburn-on-Tyne. Private Address: 11 Ravensbourne Terrace, South Shields. Age: 34. Career: Manchester Coll. of Tech.; Training, Metropolitan-Vickers Elect. Co., 1920-25; Process Engr., MetropolitanVickers Elect. Co., 1925-35; Research Engr., Bushing Co., 1935-37; Works Manager, 1937; and Chief Engr., 1938.
BROWN, Walter John. B.Sc. (Hons.), A.M.I.E.E., M.I.R.E. Consulting Engineer, Swakeleys Road, Uxbridge, Mddx. Age: 38. Career: Oundle School; Manchester Univ.; Apprent., Metropolitan-Vickers Elect. Co.; National Physical Laboratory, Temporary Asst., Eng. Dept.; MetroVick, in charge of Radio Research Section, and temporary Supervisor of M.V. Broadcasting Station, 2ZY; The Gramophone Co., Ltd., Chief Engr., Designs Dept. Pioneer work in 1926 on Ultra Short Wave (2 metres) Radio Communication: numerous patents on Radio and allied subjects.
BROWNE, Alan Chapman Lloyd. A.M. I.Mech.E, A.M.P.E. With Rolls-Royce, Ltd., Derby. Private address: 2, Grove Mansions, Burton Road, Derby. Educ.: Cheltenham College; Royal Military Academy; Apprenticeship, Armstrong Siddeley Motors, Ltd.
BROWNE, Alexander Fleming. M.I.Mech.E., NI.I.H.V.E. London Representative and Engr., W. Sisson & Co., Ltd., Gloucester; Weldex Heaters Co.. Limited; Great Bridge; Turney Turbines, Ltd., Harrow. Business address: 38, Victoria Street, London, S.W.1. Career: Fairbairn, Lawson, Combe, Barbour, Ltd., Belfast (apprentice); London, Engr., Davidson & Co., Ltd., Belfast.
BROWNE, Thomas Basil. A.M. Inst.C.E., B.Sc., A.C.G.I. Merchant and Agent for Contractors and Builders Plant, trading as T. B. Browne & Co., 62, Dale Street, Liverpool, 2. Age: 41. Career: Uppingham School; Royal Military College, Sandhurst; City & Guilds Eng. College; Asst. Engr., National Gas & Oil Engine Co., Ltd.
BROWNE, Lt.-Col. Tom Bousquet. O.B.E., M.I.Mech.E., M.I.A.E. Consulting Automobile Engr. Address: 16 Eresby House, Rutland Gate, S.W.7. Age: 65. Career: King's Coll., London; pupil and afterwards Aldershot Branch Manager, New & Mayne, Ltd., Elect. Mech. and Auto. Engrs.; Managing Director, James & Browne, Ltd., Motor Car Manufacturers, 1897-1912; R. A.S.C. 1914-1920; in France from 1915-18 (Despatches); Transport Adviser Defence Force, 1921; Chief Transport Engr., Hyde Park, during Strike, 1926. Transport Adviser, Impl. War Graves Comm. since 1921. Designer and Constructor of early Automobiles 1897-1912, James & Browne Car No. 39, constructed 1901, still runs in Veteran Car Annual Run to Brighton. Pres. Inst. of Automobile Engrs., 1912-13. Now Vice-Chairman, The Royal Automobile Club, and a member of 19th Century Motorists Circle; one of the pioneers of Automobilism.
BROWNLOW, D. L. A.M.I. Mech.E. Chief Designer, Mirrlees Bickerton & Day, Hazel Grove, nr. Stockport. Private Address: St. Osyth, Hillbury Road, Bramhall, Cheshire. Age: 39. Career: Univ. Coll., Nottingham; Apprent., The Premier Gas Engine Co., Ltd.; subsequently engaged on Engine Design and Development with Ruston & Hornsby Ltd. and Davy Paxman Ltd.
BRUCE, A. S. M.M., A.M.I.E.E. Tech. Eng., H. M. Hobson (Aircraft and Motor) Components Ltd., 47-55 The Vale, Acton, London, W.3. Private Address: 2 Orchard Crescent, Coventry.
BRUCE, Frank Lorimer. A.M. Inst.C.E. Civilian Garrison Engr., R.E. Office, Gordon Barracks, Aberdeen. Private address: 172, Bon-Accord Street, Aberdeen. Age: 38. Career: Asst. Engr., General Manager and Engr's Office, Dundee Harbour, 1922-23; Contractors Engr. for J. J. & P. McLachlan, Contractors, Larbert, Stirlingshire, 1923-24; in various capacities with Irrigation Dept., Ceylon, 1924-37; Resident Engr., East Cliff Drainage Scheme, Herne Bay, 1937-38.
BRUCE, R., Junr. B.Sc. (Eng.), A.M.Inst.C.E., A.M.Inst.M. & Cy.E. Principal Eng. Asst., Glasgow. Private Address: 28 Woodford Street, Glasgow, 5.1. Age: 35. Ed.: Glasgow Univ.
BRUCE, Robert A. O.B.E., M.Sc., M.I.Mech.E., M.Inst.C.E. Private address: The Knoll, Yeovil.
BRUCKSHAW, Herbert Stanley. M.I.Mech.E. Tech. Director, The Chatwood Safe Co., Ltd., Bankers' Engrs., Shrewsbury. Private address: Edgehill, Kingsland, Shrewsbury. Career: Trained at J. Musgrave & Sons, Ltd., Bolton. Later was Asst. Works Manager at Glenfield and Kennedy, Ltd. Returned to J. Musgrave & Sons, Ltd., as Asst. General Manager until 1919, when joined The Chatwood Safe Co., Ltd.
BRUGES, William Ernest. Captain, Reg. Army Reserve of Officers, R.E.M.Sc., A.C.G.I., D.C., Assoc. M.Inst.0.E. Asst. to Manager and Chief Engr., Bruce, Peebles & Co., Ltd., East Piltor, Edinburgh. Private address:, Eldwyck, Allermuir Road, Edinburgh, 13. Age: 43. Career: R.M.A., Woolwich; City & Guilds Eng. College. 1914-1922, Military service; 1926-1930, B.T.-H. Co., Rugby; 1930-1932, British Burmah Petroleum Co., Burma; 1934-1935, Chief Engr., Scribbans & Co., Ltd.
BRUNDAN, Walter. M.Eng. (Liverpool), William Rathbone Medallist, Assoc.M.Inst.C.E., Assoc.M. Inst.M. & Cy.E. Principal Asst. to County Surveyor, West Sussex County Council, County Hall, Chichester. Private address: Fontwell Avenue, Eastergate, West Sussex. Age: 33. Career: Asst. Engr., Ministry of Transport, Bridges Section, Roads Dept.; Resident Engr. and Bridge Asst., West Sussex C.C.
BRUNT, Frank Hoyle. M. Inst.C.E., M.Cons.E., M. Inst.W.E Consulting Civil Engr., specialising in waterworks, sewerage and sewage disposal, and refuse disposal, 28, Victoria Street, Westminster, S.W.1. Private address: 36, Park Road, Chiswick, W.4.
BRUNTON, John Dixon. 0.B.E., B.Met., F.C.S. Managing Director, Brunton's, Ltd., Musselburgh. Private address: Inveresk Lodge, Musselburgh. Age: 64. Educ.: Sheffield University.
BRUNTON, S. L. M.I.E.E., M. Inst.C.E. Private Address: Fort House, Hele, Taunton, Somerset. Career: Manager, Crompton & Co., Ltd., Chelmsford; Manager, The British Westinghouse Co., Manchester; Director, Joseph Sankey & Sons, Ltd., Wellington; now retired.
BRUNYATE, W. M. W. M.C., M.A., A.M.Inst.C.E. With Harland & Wolff Ltd., Belfast. Age: 40. Career: Rugby School; 1917-19, Regular Commission R.E. (M.C., Despatches twice); 1919, Mather and Platt, Ltd.; 1920-22, Cambridge Univ. (1stCl. Hons. Mech. Sc. Tripos); 1922-23, Asst. to Prof. of Eng., Oxford; 1924-29, Ruston & Hornsby, Ltd. (2 years Asst. to Chief Engr.): 1929-38, Harland & Wolff, Ltd. (Diesel Engine Design and Manufacture).
BRYAN, E. A. J. A.M.I.E.E. Apparatus Engr. (Telephone Dept.), Siemens Bros. & Co., Ltd., Woolwich. Private Address: Winton, Lodge Lane, Blendon, Bexley, Kent. Age: 38.
BRYAN, Professor George B. O.B.E., B.A., D.Sc., M.I.E.E. Royal Naval College, Greenwich, S.E.10. Retired.
BRYAN, J. M.Eni., A.M.Inst.C.E. In Charge, Section of Wood Preservation, Forest Products Research Laboratories, D.S.I.R. Princes Risborough, Bucks. Age: 35.Career: Structural and Civ it Eng. and Research.
BRYAN, William Basil. Assoc. M.Inst.C.E, A.M.Inst.W.E. Resident Engr. for the Bayford electro Water Supply, and Watton-at-Stone and Stapleford Mains Extensions of the Hertford R.D.C. 1937-38. Private address: "Lane End," Westcott, Surrey. Age: 32. Career: 1927-31, articled T. & C. Hawksley; 1931-35, South Essex Waterworks Co., Asst. Engr.
BRYANT, Frederick. C.B., O.B.E.. M.I.N.A. Deputy Director of Naval Construction, Admiralty, Whitehall, S.W.1. Private address: "Quinton," Meadowway, Burgh Heath, Surrey. Age: 59. Career: H.M. Dockyard School; R.N. Eng. College, Keyham; R.N. College, Greenwich. Asst. Constructor and constructor at H.M. Dockyards and Admiralty; Chief Constructor and Asst. Director of Naval Construction, Admiralty.
BRYCE, Thomas Hunter. Assoc. M.Inst.0.E., M.Inst.Struct.E District Engr., L. G. Mouchel & Partners, Ltd., 25, New Bridge Street, Newcastle-on-Tyne. Private address: 180, Wigrove Road, Newcastle-onT-yne.
BRYCE, William James Noel. B.Sc., M.Inst.0.E., M.Inst.M. & Cy.E. County Surveyor, East Riding, Yorks County Council, County Hall, Beverley. Private address: "The Crossways," 81, James Road, Bridlington. Age: 38. Career: Sir Wm. Arrol & Co.; Glasgow Corporation, Housing and Tramway Depts.; Lanarkshire C.C.; Perth C.C.
BRYDEN, S. T. M.Sc., M.I.N.A. Senr. Ship Surveyor, Lloyds Register of Shipping, 71, Fenchurch Street, London, E.0.3. Private address: 4, Rivermead Court, Hurlingham, London, S..W.6. Age: 47. Career: Merchant Taylors' School; University of Durham; trained, Swan, Hunter and Wigham Richardson, Ltd.; Captain, 9th Durham Light Infantry (T.A.) and Signal Service R.E., Service in German and Portuguese; East Africa. Ship Surveyor to Lloyds Register of Shipping, 1919.
BUCHANAN, Adria. M.R.San.I., 111.1.H.V.E., A.I Art). Partner, J. Roger Preston & Partners, Consulting Engrs., Dilke House, Malet Street, London, W.C.1.
BUCHANAN, J. S. C.B.E., F.R.Ae.S., A.M.I.Mech.E. Deputy Director of Tech. Development, Air Ministry, London. Private Address: 81 Wembley Park Drive, Wembley. Age: 54. Career: Allan Glens School; Royal Tech. Coll., Glasgow; Whitworth Exhibitioner, 1906; G. & J. Weir Ltd., Cathcart, Glasgow; H.M. Insp. of Factories; Lieut., R.N.V.R. attached R.N.A.S.; Sq. Ldr., R.A.F.; Asst. Director of Research and Development, Air Ministry, then Deputy Director of Tech. Development.
BUCK, Alfred Cecil. M.Sc., B.Sc. (1st Hons.) (Lond.), Assoc.M.Inst. C.E. Head of Reinforced Concrete Dept., Commercial Structures, Ltd., Staffa Works, Staffa Road, Leyton, E.10. Private address: 21, Athenlay Road, London, S.E.15. Age: 29. Formerly Asst. Civil Engr., Civil Engr.-inChief 's Dept., Admiralty; Tech. Asst., Architect's Dept., L.C.C.; Asst. Engr., Sir Alex. Gibb & Partners.
BUCK, Douglas Victor. Assoc.M. Inst.C.E. Asst. Engr., Sir E. Owen Williams, K.B.E., 5, St. George's Road, Westminster, S.W.1. Private address: 7, Yarcombe, Hill Court, Surbiton, Surrey. Served 3 years pupilage under Sir E. Owen Williams, K.B.E.
BUCKINGHAM, Frederick. B.Sc. Eng., A.C.G.I., A.M.Inst.C.E., A.M. I.Mech.E. Partner in Cramp & Frith, Consulting Engrs., and Special Lecturer in Eng., Manchester University. Business address: 1, Dickinson Street West, Manchester, 2. Private address: 83, Carlton Road, Whalley Range, Manchester, 16. Age: 47. Training: W. H. Allen, Sons & Co., Ltd., Bedford; City & Guilds Eng. College; • Imperial College of Sc.
BUCKINGHAM, R. G. S. A.M.I.E.E. Sub-Station Construction Engr. Distrib. Dept. Sheffield Elec. Dept. Age: 36 Career: Apprent., Laurence, Scott & Co., Ltd., Norwich, 1918-23; Univ. Coll. North Wales, Bangor, 1920-22; HeriotWatt Coll., Edinburgh, 1922-23; Aylesbury Electy. Dept., 1925-28; Electy. Distribution of North Wales and Dist., Ltd., 1928-30; North Wales Power Co., 1930-32; North West Midlands J.E.A., 1933-38.
BUCKLE, A. S. M.Inst.C.E., Fellow and P.P., Soc. of Engrs. Private Address: 115 Farnborough Road, Farnborough, Hants. Born: 1867. Career: Crystal Palace Sch. of Eng., 1885-86; Rly. construction and design, with J. T. Firbank and C. Liddell; Asst. Engr., Assam Bengal Rly. Construction, 1895-04; Exec. Engr., Burma Rly. Construction, 1904-08; Dep. Chief Construction Engr,, Ceylon Indian Rly. (Ceylon Govmt.Rlys. 1909-12); 1914-20, Head of Building Works Dept., Royal Gunpowder and Small Arms Factories, Waltham Abbey and Enfield.
BUCKLEY, A. B. O.B.E., F.C.G.I., M.Inst.C.E. M.Inst. W.E. Irrigation Officer, Ministry of P.W., Cairo. Private Address: Dorchester House, Park Hill, Carshalton, Surrey. Born: 1877. Career: St. Pauls Sch.; City and Guilds; Apprent., Thornycrofts; Asst. Engr. on staff of late Sir Benjamin Baker, and with Topham, Jones and Railton on New Bute Dock; 1905, joined Egyptian Irrigation Service; i.c. Tech. Section of F.O. Commission to Abyssinia, 1916, to report on Lake Tsana; Actg. Insp.Gen. of Egyptian Irrigation and Drainage projects. Tech. Officer in Mission to Mesopotamia, 1918.
BUCKLEY, Dennis Harold. B.Sc. Eng., 1st Honours, London, Assoc. M.Inst.C.E. Senr. Tech. Asst., Borough Engr. & Surveyor's Dept., County Borough of Brighton, Town Hall, Brighton, Sussex. Private address: "Budleigh, " Gableson Avenue, Brighton, 5. Age: 32. Career: Maxted & Knott, Consulting Engrs., 1927-1930; Underground Elect. Rlys. on Western Extension of Piccadilly Rly., 1930-1933; J. D. & D. M. Watson, Chartered Civil Engrs., 1933-1935; Devon and Stafford C.0 's, 1935-37.
BUCKLEY, S. E. B.Sc., A.M.I.E.E. Development and Research Engr., Standard Telephones and Cables Ltd., Henley Road, N. Woolwich, London, E.16. Private Address: 250 Raeburn Avenue, Surbiton, Surrey. Age: 33. Career: Since 1926, successive appointments with International Standard Elect. Corp.; International Telephone and Telegraph Development and Research Laboratories; Standard Telephones and Cables Ltd.
BUCKTON, Major Ernest James. B.Sc.Eng.(Lond.), Wh.Ex., M.Inst. C.E., M.I.Mech.E., M.Cons.E. Senr. Partner, Rendel, Palmer and Tritton, Consulting Chartered Civil Engrs., 55, Broadway, Westminster, London, S.W.1. Private address: "Kokine, " Tubbenden Lane, Orpington, Kent. Career: Asst. Engr., P.L.A., 1909-14; Royal Garrison Artillery, Gibraltar and France, 191418 (retired with rank of Major); Resident Engr., New Works, P.L.A., 1918-20; Deputy Resident Engr., New Port Works, Buenos Aires, 1920-23; Agent and Chief Engr., Loanda Harbour Works, 1924-25; Engr.-in-Charge, Rendel, Palmer and Tritton, Consulting Engrs., 1925-29; Partner, Rendel, Palmer and Tritton, 1929-37. Author of paper read before the Inst. of Civil Engrs. on "The Construction of Haifa Harbour" and joint author of "The Demolition of Waterloo Bridge" and "The Reconstruction of Chelsea Bridge. "
BUCKWELL, G. W. M.Inst.C.E., M.I.Mech.E., M.I.N.A., M.I.Mar.E. Private Address: 93 Priory Avenue, Hastings. Age: 75. Career: Brighton.Grammar Sch.; pupil of late Wm. Stroudley, Brighton Loco. Works; Brighton Sch. of Art (Hons. Cert. for Mach. Constr. and Drawing; Wh. Sch. at age 18); Sea-going Engr., Extra 1st Cl. B.O.T. Cert.; Surveyor at Liverpool, Sunderland and Barrow; Senior Surveyor, Glasgow, 1912; Principal Officer, Eastern Dist., 191928 (38 years as B.O.T. Officer, investigating 117 boiler explosions).
BUDD, W. C. A.M.Inst.C.E., M.Inst.M. & Cy.E. Deputy Engr. and Surveyor, Merton and Morden U.D.C., Council Offices, Merton, S.W.19. Age: 38. Career: Messrs. Weston & Burnett, C.E.; Asst. to Borough Engr., Southampton; Chief Eng. Asst., Merton and Morden U.D.C.
BUDDEN, Gareth W. A.M.Inst. C.E., A.M.I.Mech.E., A.C.G.I. Private address: Upton Leigh, Penn Road, Beaconsfield, Bucks.
BUDDS, B. W. A.M.Inst.C.E., A.M.Inst.M. & Cy.E. A Senior Eng. Asst., Public Works Dept., City of Birmingham. Age: 41. Career: Moulton Grammar School, Lincs.; Articled to Major F. R. Phipps, O.B.E., M.Inst.C.E., F.S.I., Borough Surveyor and Waterworks Engr., Basingstoke; 1920-23, 2nd Eng. Asst., Worcestershire C.C.; 1923-24, Senior Eng. Asst., Worcestershire C.C.; 1924, a Snr. Eng. Asst., City of Birmingham; 1915-19, Service in France with the 1st Siege Co., R.E.
BUDENBERG, Christian Frederick, junr. M.C., B.A. (Cantab.), M.I.Mech.E. Managing Director, Budenberg Gauge Co., Ltd., Broadheath, near Manchester. Private address: Oaklands, Hale Cheshire. Age: 45. Mech. Sciences Tripos, Cambridge; Training, Scott & Hodgson, Ltd., Manchester.
BUDGEN, Harold Victor. A.M. Inst.C.E., P.A.S.I., M.I.M. & Cy.E. Chief Eng. Asst., Cornwall County Council, County Hall, Truro. Private address: 8, Clifton Gardens, Truro. Age: 41. Career: 1919-21, Asst. Sur-, veyor, East Grinstead U.D.C.; 192126, Asst. Surveyor, Wanstead U.D.C.; 1926-30, Deputy Surveyor, Wanstead U.D.C.; 1930 to date, present position.
BUDGEN, Harry P. Ph.D., M.Sc., B.Sc. (1st Class Honours), twice . awarded Research Premium, M.Inst. C.E., M.I.Mech.E., M.I.Struct.E., F.R.S.A., M.Am.Soc.M.E., A.M.Am. Soc.C.E. Chief Tech. Adviser, The Cleveland Bridge and Eng. Co., Ltd., Darlington, Co. Durham. Private addresses: Southbourne, Birchfield Road, Birmingham, and Imperial Hotel, Darlington. Career: Premium pupil with Tangyes, Ltd., 1912-16; R.N. College, Greenwich, as Lieutenant R.N.V.R. for special researches on the application of the gyroscope for Admiralty purposes, 1916-19; on staff of Professor J. B. Henderson, D.Sc., LL.D., Universities of London, Birmingham and Sheffield, 1919-24; on staff of Professor F. C. Lea, O.B.E., 1924; investigated problems and carried out researches on the "Fatigue of Metals" for three years, Metallurgy and Hydraulics for two years; Chief Designer, Horseley Bridge Eng. Co., Tipton, 1924-25; Instructor-Lieutenant, R.N., 1925; Agent i/c construction of new aerodrome for Air Ministry at Bicester and Heyford, Oxon.; widening G.W. Rly. between Olton and Widney Manor; reconstruction of North Seaton Viaduct; Northumberland, for L.N.E. Rly. In collaboration with the Consulting Engrs., supervised the design of the operating machinery and elect. equipment for numerous important movable and other bridges (swing, single and double leaf, rolling lift, etc.), including Auckland Harbour, Weymouth, Poole, Boothferry, Kincardine-on-Forth, Lower Zambesi, Chiswick, etc.; special "creeper cranes" for Howrah (Calcutta); masts and mooring equipment for airships. Member of B.S.I., of International Assocn. for Bridge and Structural Eng. and of Committees appointed by Scientific Institutions.
BUDGETT, Felix la Tourette. A.C.G.I., D.I.C., B.Sc.(Eng.), A.M. I.E.E. Tech. Asst., Metropolitan Borough of Fulham, Electy. Dept., 587-591, Fulham Road, S.W.6. Private address: 21, Campion Road, Putney, S.W.15. Age: 38. Career: Tech. Asst., T. L. Reed Cooper, M.I.Mech.E.; Elect. Engr., Mining Assocn. of Great Britain; Draughtsman, W. Mackie & Co., Ltd., Lambeth, S.E.; Tech. Asst., R. Borlase Matthews, M.I.E.E., East Grinstead; Rural Service Engr. and Asst. Distribution Engr., New York Power and Light Corp., Albany, N.Y., U.S.A.
BUGDEN, Alfred George. B.Sc. Eng. (Loud.), A.M. Inst.C.E., A.M M.I.Mech.E., M.I.Loco.E., M.Inst.F. Head of Steam Mains Dept., Messrs. Stewarts and Lloyd's, Ltd., Broad Street Chambers, Birmingham. Private address: 56, Downside Road, Sutton, Surrey. Career: Engr. apprentice, H.M. Dockyard, Portsmouth; draughtsman, Messrs. Babcock and Wilcox, Ltd.; 'Lecturer in Eng., Croydon Polytechnic; Engr., Benson Eng. Co.; Asst. Chief Engr., International Combustion, Ltd.; chief Power Plant Designer, Selection Trust, Ltd. Examiner to City and Guilds of London.
BUGLASS, J. F. A.M.I.E.E. . Elect. Lighting and Power Contractor and Automatic Fire Alarm Consultant, Arcade Buildings, 4c King Street, Dundee. Private Address: 17 Janefield Place, Mayfield, Dundee. Career: Morgan Acad., Dundee; Dundee Tech. Coll.; Dundee Corp. Elect. Dept.; Dundee Transport Dept.; Manager, Elect. Dept., Thos. C. Keay, Ltd.; Manager, The Light Elect. Motor Co.; Director, Buglass and Jamieson, Ltd., Elect. Engrs., Dundee. Chairman, Dundee Subcentre, 1935-36.
BUICK, J. Wallace. Assoc. M.Inst. C.E., M.Inst.M. & Cy.E. Chief Eng. Asst., Houghton-le-Spring U.D.C., Co. Durham. Private address: "Inchcape," Sancroft Drive, Houghton-le-Spring. Career: Dundee Tech. College; Articled pupil, Burgh and Water Engr., Arbroath; Senr. Asst. to City Engr., Dundee; Senr. Asst. to City Engr., Exeter.
BUIST, D. Maxwell. M.I.E.E. On Staff of B.E.A.M.A., 36 KingsiAray, London, W.C.2. Career: Fife Min. and Eng. Coll.; Heriot-Watt Coll.; Edinburgh Univ.; Apprent., Elect. Eng. Dept., Lochgelly Iron and Coal Co.; Distribution Engr., Fife Elect. Power Co.; R.A.F. (war period); Tech. Asst. to City Elect. Engr., Edinburgh (4 years); Chief Asst. City Elect. Engr., Hull (5 years); Chief Elect. Engr., I.C.I., Billingr ham (2i years), responsible for erection of 80.000 kw. power station; 1930-37, Dist. Manager N.E. England Area, C.E.B.; Jan., 1938, to B.E.A.M.A. One time Lecturer, Elect. Eng., Fife Eng. Coll., Heriot-Watt Coll., and Viewforth School. Paris premium, I.E.E., 1930.
BUIST, F. T. A.M.I.Mech E, A.M.I.Gas.E. Asst. Distributing Engr., South Suburban Gas Co., Sydenham. Private Address: 12 Lloyds Way, Beckenham, Kent. Age: 35.
BULL, J. W. M.I.N.A., M.I.Mar.E. .Engr. and Ship Surveyor, Mercantile Marine Dept., Board of Trade, Surveyor's Office, Trinity House Yard, Hull. Private address: 69, Village Road, Hull, Yorks. Career: Engr. in various vessels of British India Steam Navigation Co., Ltd.; Asst. to E. H. Mitchell & Co., Consulting Naval Architects and Marine Surveyor, 1927-1928. Hon. General Secretary of Hull Chemical and Eng. Soc. for past six years; Junr. Vice-President, 1938-1939.
BULLARD, Major C. B. Eng., A.M.I.E.E., A.M.I.Mech.E. Ordnance Mech. Engr., Royal Army Ordnance Corps. Private Address: c/o Messrs. Glyn Mills & Co., Kirkland House, Whitehall, S.W.1. Age: 38.
BULLEID, Charles Henry. O.B.E., M. A., Assoc.M. I nst.0.E., M.I.Mech. E. Professor of Eng., University College, Nottingham. Private address: 3, Lanark Close, Wollaton Park, Nottingham. Ed: Exeter Sch. and Trinity Coll. Cambridge. Career: Pupilage: Midland Rly. Locomotive Dept. Asst. to Tech. Manager, Parsons Marine Steam Turbine Co.; General Manager, Nottingham National Shell Factory; Chief Engr., Admiralty School of Mines, Portsmouth.
BULLEN, A. T. M.I.E.E. Engr. and Manager, Welwyn Garden City Electy. Supply Co., Ltd., Welwyn Garden City, Herts. Private Address: 1 Homer Field, Welwyn Garden City, Herts. Age: 52. Career: Peter Symonds School, Winchester; Univ. Coll., Southampton; B.T.H. Co., Rugby; Metropolitan Borough of Fulham; Guildford Elect. Supply Co. (now Municipal); County Borough of Stoke-on-Trent; Borough of Bedford.
BULLEN, Francis Lisle. M.I.N.A., Member of the Liverpool Eng. Soc. Chief Draughtsman, Harland & Wolff, Ltd., Liverpool. Private address: 5, St. Albans Road, Bootle, Liverpool, 20. Career: Asst. Shipyard Manager, Fairfield Shipbuilding and Eng. Co., Glasgow; Ship draughtsman, Wm. Denny & Bros., Dumbarton and J. S. White & Co., Cowes. Author of "The Ventilation of Ships."
BULLEN, Thomas H. M. I.N..A, IVI.I.Mar.E, M.C.M.S, Consulting Engr. and Naval Architect. Director, T. A. Reed, Ltd., Atlas Chambers, West Bute Street, Cardiff. Private address: 57, Tydraw Road, Roath, Cardiff.
BULLIVANT, F. A.M.Inst.C.E. Private Address: 113 Bare Lane, Morecambe. Age: 59. Career: 1885, Articled to Edward Garside, M.Inst. C.E., Ashton-on-Tyne; 1901, Eng. Asst., Oldham Corp.; 1909 to 1937, Surveyor, Springhead U.D.C.; now retired.
BULLMORE, Alfred W. E. M.I. Mech.E., M.Inst.C.E. Engineer, First Garden City, Letchworth, Herts.
BULLOCH, T. P. A.M.Inst.C.E. Civil Engr., Dept. of Agriculture for Scotland, Edinburgh. Private Address: 119 Novar Drive, Glasgow. Age: 29. Career: With Private Engrs. until 1935.
BULLOCK, F. H. B.Sc. (Eng.), A.M.Inst.C.E., M.Inst.W.E., A.M.I. Mech.E., M.I.Struct.E. Engr.-Manager, East Worcestershire Waterworks Company, Broomsgrove. Private address: Garlisters, New Road, Bromsgrove, Worcestershire. Career: "Penfold" Scholar, Surveyors' Inst.; four years war service, R.G.A., Mespotamia; appointments with City of Cardiff Waterworks, Sir William Arrol & Co. (Swansea), Ltd., etc. Member of Works Management Assocn.
BULLOCK, P. C. D.L.C. (Hons.), A.M.I.E.E„ A.M.I.Mech.E. With British Broadcasting Corp. Private Address: 29 Boyne Road, Lewisham, S. E.13. Age: 42. Career: 1915-19, War Service, mentioned in Despatches; 1920-23, Loughborough Coll.; 1926-30, English Elect. Co., Representative in Japan; 193038, Station Design and Installation Dept., B.B.C.
BULLPITT, K. D. B. S c., A.M.I.E.E. Chief Engr. and Manager, Electy. Works, Borough of Barnes, High Street, Mortlake, S.W.14. Appointment dates from Aug. 1st., 1938.
BULLWINKLE, G. R. A.M.I. Mech.E., M.I.Gas E., M. Southern Assoc. Gas Engrs. and Mgrs. Works Engr., South Metropolitan Gas Co., Bridgefoot, Vauxhall, London, S.E.11. Age: 51. Career: East London Tech. Coll.; Apprent., 1902-07, J. Richmond & Co., Ltd.; Asst. Dist. Engr., 1908-14, Commercial Gas Co., London; H.M. Forces, 1914-19; Eng. Asst., 1919 to 1926, Commercial Gas Co., Stepney Works; Asst. Works Engr., 1926-29, Poplar Works; Works Engr., 1929-32, Wapping Works; Works Engr., 1932 to date, S.M. Gas Co., Vauxhall Works.
BULWER, E. H. E. M.I.Mech.E. Chief of Purchasing Dept., Mirrlees Watson Co., Ltd., 45 Scotland Street, Glasgow. Private Address: 28 Keir Street, Pollokshields, Glasgow, S.1. Age: 68. Career: Grammar Sch., Eye, Suffolk; High Sch., Bishops Stortford; Apprent., and later Asst. to Works Manager, Geo. Fletcher & Co., Derby; Asst. Engr., Linde British Refrigtr. Co.; Engr. and Manager Ice Factory and Cold Store, Consold. S.F. & Ice Co., Grimsby; Chief Draughtsman, Mirrlees Watson Co.
BUMPUS, F. A. B.Sc., A.R.C.S., Wh.Sc.,.R.Ae.S. Chief Engr. and Deputy Managing Director, Blackburn Aircraft, Ltd., Brough, Yorks. Private address: Elloughton, Brough, Yorks. Career: Westinghouse Machine Co., U.S.A., 1911-14; R.N.V.R. attached R.N. A.S. and R.A.F., 1914-19; Blackburn Aircraft, 1919 to date.
BUNN, C. W. A.M.I.Mech.E. Managing Director, Charles Bunn Ltd., West Bromwich, Staffs. Private Address: Charlemont, West Bromwich, Staffs. The present year is the 50th with above firm.
BUNTING, Harry Lawrence. M.C., B.Sc., A.M.Inst.C.E., M. Inst.M. & Cy.E., A.M.T.P.I. Borough Engr., Southport County Borough, Town Hall, Southport. Private address: "Kenora, " Leyland Road, Southport. Career: 1913-20, Asst. Engr., Canadian Nat. Rlys.; Asst. Engr. Muncpty. of St. Vital; Engr., Manitoba Good Roads Board; War service in France, Lieut., Can. Engrs.; 1920-27, Asst. and Chief Asst. Engr., Coventry City; 1927-37, Deputy Borough Engr., Southport.
BUNTING, John H. A.M.I.E.E. British Manager, Ateliers de Constructions Electriques de Charleroi, Charleroi, Belgium. Private Address: 5 Quernmore Road, Bromley, Kent.
BURBRIDGE, P. G. H. A.M.I.E.E. High Frequency Heating Engr., Metropolitan-Vickers Elect. Co., Ltd., Trafford Park, Manchester. Private Address: 23 Granby Road, Stretford, Manchester. Age: 35. Career: Finsbury Tech. Coll., 1923-26; Apprent., Brush Elect. Eng. Co., 1919-23; 1926 to date, Metropolitan-Vickers Elect. Co. (Research Dept. on the Development of the Steel Melting High Frequency Induction Furnace).
BURCH, G. W. A.M.I.Mech.E. Inspector (Aero Engines), D. Napier & Son, Acton Vale, London. Private Address: 14 Acacia Road, Acton, W.3.
BURCH, Philip Douglas. Captain (Retd.). M.I.A.E. Sales Manager, Bendix, Ltd., Tyseley, Birmingham. Private address: Stour ton, Stourbridge, Worcs. Career: King's School, Worcester; Royal Military College, Wellington; Army, 1916-1922; Transportation Engr., General Motors (Near East), 19281932; Service Manager, Bendix, Ltd., 1932-35.
BURCHALL, Lieut.-Colonel Harold. D.S.O., M.I.A.E., M.Inst.T. General Manager, Imperial Airways, Airway Terminus, Victoria Station, London, S.W.1. Private address: The Croft, Woodland Way, Kingswood, Surrey. Director of a number of air transport undertakings.
BURCHELL, J. G. M.I.E.E. Elect. Manager, Mackenzie and Moncur, Ltd., Edinburgh. Private Address: Eastfield House, Portobello, Midlothian. Career: London Coll. of Electrical Eng.; Apprent., London Bridge Central Electric Lighting Station, 1890-93; Asst. Cuttriss & Wallis, Elect. Engrs., Leeds, 1894-97; Manager, John Dewhurst (Sheffield) Ltd., 1898; Asst. Engr., National Elect. Construction Co., Ltd., London, 1899-1906; Manager, Mackenzie and Moncur, Ltd., Edinburgh, 1906 to date.
BURDEN, Col. William M. C.B.E., M.I.Mech.E. Private Address: 28 Court Road, Eltham, S.E.9. Age: 59. Career: Army, Royal Artillery; 1907-12, Asst. Supt., Royal Gun Carriage Factory, Indian Ordnance Depot; 1917-19, Director of Inspection, Trench Warfare Supplies, Ministry of Munitions; 1919-23, Inspecting Carriages, Royal Arsenal; 1924-25, Inspection of Optical Stores and Chief Instructor of Rangefinding, 1925-29; 1929-33, Chief Inspector of Armaments; 1933-36, Chief Supt., Research Dept., Woolwich. Retired.
BURDES, Leonard. B.Sc.(Eng.), A.M.I.E.E., Associate of the Chartered Institute of Secretaries. Power Sales Engr., Bristol Corporation Electy. Dept., Colston Avenue, Bristol. Private address: 56, Stoke Lane, Westbury-on-Trym, Bristol. Age: 35. Career: Junr. Draughtsman, Smith, Major & Stevens, Ltd.; Junr. Engr., Metropolitan Elect. Co., Ltd.; Asst. Power Sales Engr., Bristol Corporation Electy. Dept.
BURDETT, E. P. M.A., A.M.I.E.E. Development Engr., North Metropolitan Elect. Power Supply Co., Northmet House, N.14. Private address: 17, Western Avenue, N.W.11.
BURFORD, John Thomas. Works Manager, W. and T. Avery, Ltd., Soho Foundry, Birmingham. Private address: Cropthorne, Ellesboro Road, Harborne, Birmingham. Career: Training, W. & T. Avery. Appointed Asst. Production Engr., 1918; Production Engr., 1923; Works Manager and Head of Tech. Dept., 1933. Studied industrial development in France, Germany, and United States of America. Member of Birmingham and District Advisory Committee on Apprenticeship. Member of Works Management Assocn.
BURFORD, J. W. M.I.E.E., M.I.M.E., M.I.P.T. Private Address: Harford Lodge, Ivybridge, Devon. Age: 56. Career: Crompton & Co., Ltd., Chelmsford; Pupil, City Elect. Engr., Carlisle; Jnr. Engr., Horsham U.D.C. Elect. Supply Dept.; Jnr. Engr., Cty. of London Elect. Supply Co., Ltd. (City Road Stn.); Eng. Asst., Pearson & Co., Ltd. (Oilfields Dept.) Mexico; Asst. Manager and Manager, Lobitos Oilfields Ltd., Peru.
BURGE, Henry O. Assoc.M.Inst. C.E., A.C.G.I. Chief Designer, Crompton, Parkinson, Ltd., Chelmsford. Private address: Martins, Shenfield, Essex.
BURGE, J. F. A.M.I.Mech.E., M.I.Loco.E. Asst. Dist. Loco Supt., L.M. & S. Rly., Wakefield.
BURGE, W. S. A.M.I.E.E. With Central Electy. Board, Aldwych, W.C.2. Previously with English Elect. Co., specialist on steam eng. Member of International Electro Tech. Commission in 1926.
BURGESS, A. F. A.M.I.E.E., B.Sc. Retired from Tech. Teaching; until recently Northampton Polytechnic Inst., Clerkenwell, E.C.1. Private Address: 67 Etheldene Avenue, Muswell Hill, N.10. Age: 51. Career: Ellis' School, Hampstead; Northampton Poly., E.C.1.; 2 years with Nalder Bros. & Thompson, Electrical Instrument Makers; about 29 years with Northampton Poly., Elect. Eng. Dept.
BURGESS, A. N. A.M.Inst.C.E., A.M.Inst.W.E., A.I.Mech.E. Eng. Asst., Portsmouth Water Co., 26/8 Commercial Road, Portsmouth. Age: 34. Career: 1922-26, Articled, R. G. Hansford Worth, M.Inst.C.E., F.G.S., Con. Engr., Plymouth; 192629, Chief Asst. in Consulting practice of R. G. Hansford Worth; 1929-32, Eng. Asst., Brighton Corp. Waterworks Dept..; 1932-38, Eng. Asst., Portsmouth Water Co.
BURGESS, P. J. A.M.I.E.E., A.M.I.Mech.E. Resident Engr., Birmingham Corp. Elect. Supply Dept., Nechells "Princes" Generating Station. Private Address: "The Nook," Stoney Lane, Yardley, Birmingham. Age: 53. Career: Central Tech. School, Birmingham; Apprent., Dockett & Brown, Birmingham; Erector, Brush Loughborough; B.T.H., Rugby; Resident Engr., International Exhibition, Buenos Aires; Birmingham Corp. E.S. Dept., successively Shift Engr., Asst. Res. Engr. and Res. Engr.
BURGESS, Raymond Ernest John. B.Eng. (Hons.), A.M.I.E.E. Elect. Engr., Metropolitan-Vickers Elect. Co., Ltd., Chapel Walk, Fargate, Sheffield. Private address: 32, Broomgrove Road, Sheffield, 10. Age: 28. Educ.: University of Liverpool, 1928-31; College Apprentice, Metropolitan Vickers.
BURKE, Edward. M.Sc. (Eng.) Lond., A.C.G.I., D.I.C., Assoc.M. Inst.C.E., F.P.S. Research Engr., Associated Portland Cement Manufacturers Ltd., Rosherville Court, Gravesend. Private Address: 5 Watts Avenue, Rochester. Age: 33. Career: City and Guilds; Royal Coll. of Sc.; Royal Sch. of Mines; Asst. Engr., Oscar Faber, Esq., O.B.E. Inventions: New Re-Agents for Flotation, New Fuel for Jet Propulsion Motors.
BURLS, G. A. M. Inst.O. E. Consulting Engr.(I.C. Engines). Address: Caer Alun, Deepdene Avenue, Dorking. Born: 1866. Career: Elect. Engr., R. E. Crompton & Co.; Mar. Engr., Maudslay, Son & Field; Theoretic Civil Engr. with Prof. W. C. Unwin; Road Transport Engr., Steam and I.C., John I. Thornycroft & Co.; Special Lecturer on I.C. Engines, London Univ.; during War, Asst. Director of Shell Production. Books: "Aero Engines," "Gas Engines" (Blackie); "The Gas, Petrol and Oil Engine" (with Sir Dugald Clerk); "Aero Engines" (Griffin); contributor on I.C. Engines, etc. to "Kempe's Engineer's Year Book," "Encyclopaedia Brit.," McMillan 's "Dictionary of Applied Physics," etc., etc.
BURMAN, A. Proctor. Assoc. M.S.Tech., A.M.I.Mech.E. Director, Rhodes, Brydon & Youatt, Ltd., Waterloo Eng. Works, Stockport. Private address: Makindi, Sandileigh Avenue, Withinton, Manchester, 20. Career: 2 years, bench and machine shop, Crossley Bros., Ltd. Workshop and Inspection Officer, M.T., R.A.S.C.; Production dept., Crossley Motors, Ltd.; 8 years, Machine shop and Foundry Manager, Chas. S. Madan & Co., Ltd.; etc.
BURN, D. C. M.A., M.Inst.C.E., A.M.I.Mech.E., F.R.G.S. Manager of Public Works Dept., Cement and Concrete Assoc., 52, Grosvenor Gardens, S.W.1. Private Address: High Bois, Chesham Bois, Bucks. Age: 43. Career: Charterhouse; Pembroke Coll., Cambridge; 1921-23, Messrs Wilton & Bell, Cons. Civil Engrs., Liverpool; 1923, Chief Engr., Tourbiere de St. Laurent, Basses Pyrenees; 1923-34, Administrative Engr., Asiatic Petroleum Co., Ltd. in China and.L.L ' Malaya; 1935, Public Works Dept., Cement and Concrete Association. Speciality: Air-raid shelters and structural A.R.P. Author of a work on Chinese Buddhism, etc.
BURN, Walter Scott. M.Sc., M.I. Mar.E., M.I.N.A., M.D.E.U.A. Consulting Engr., specialising in oilengine work for land or marine, 9, Camomile Street, London, E.C.3. Career: For several years Chief Designer and Manager of Oil Engine Dept., Richardsons, Westgarth & Co., Hartlepool; Designer of the R.W. Double-Acting Oil Engine and other small engine types. Member of Council of N.E. Coast Inst. of E. & S.
BURNAND, W. E. M.I.E.E. Principal of W.E. Burnand & Son, Duo Works, 66-106 Shoreham Street, Sheffield, 1. Age: 64. Career: Private Tutor; Sheffield Univ.; Apprent., Sheffield Telephone Exchange and Elect. Light Co., Ltd. (later taken over by Sheffield Corp.). After apprent., started business on own account, continuing to date. Patents on A.C. Motors, Transformers, Arc Lamps, Frequency Meter, Control of Mechanism by various frequencies, Calculating Machine. Author of "Life's Spectrum," "The way into and out of the next slump," etc.
BURNE, E. Lancaster. M.I.Mech.E., Assoc.1\4.Inst.C.E Consulting Engr., 28, Victoria Street, Westminster, S.W.1. Career: Eng. school (after Public school); apprenticed to W. Stroudley at Loco Works, L.B. & S.C. Rly. Afterwards various appointments (mech. and elect.), Chief Draughtsman, Works Manager, Managing Director of Eng. Works. Present work chiefly the design and superintendence of the various eng. services of hospitals, institutions, factories, etc.
BURNET, W. D. B.Eng., M.I. Mech.E. Lecturer in Mech. Eng. (from 1919), Sheffield Univ., St. Georges Square, Sheffield. Age: 52. Career: Boys' High School, Christchurch, N.Z.; Sheffield Univ.; 12 years with Vickers Ltd., River Don Works, Sheffield (Mech. D.0.); 3 years during war with R.E. Signals (Wireless Section) as Instructor.
BURNS, David E. A.M.I.Mech.E. Asst. Works Manager, Guest, Keen & Nettlefolds, Ltd., St. George 's Works, Grove Lane, Smethwick. Private address: 4, Hawthorn Croft, Quinten, Birmingham. Age: 34. Formerly Asst. Works Engr. to Chillington Tool Co., Ltd., Wolverhampton; Engr. with Huilever S.A., Belgian Congo.
BURNS, George. M. Met., M.I. & S.I. Research Metallurgist, Admiralty Eng. Laboratory, West Drayton. Private address: 300, London Road, Staines. Career: Metallurgical Laboratory, Sir W. G. Armstrong-Whitworth & Co., Ltd., Elswick Works, Newcastle-on-Tyne, 1924-27; Metallurgical Branch, Research Dept., Woolwich, London, 1927-34; Research Laboratory, The Mond Nickel Co., Ltd., Birmingham, 1934-1938.
BURNS, James Alexander. M.I. Mech.E. Sole Partner, J. A. Burns & Co., Engrs' Agents and Merchants, 170, Hope Street, Glasgow, C.2. Private address: "Ballarie," Whitecraigs, Giffnock. Formerly Scottish Manager for Worthington-Simpson, Ltd.
BURNS, S. M.I.E.E., M.I.Min.E. Chartered Elect. Engr., 21 Mosley Street, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, 1.
BURNSIDE, E. E. A.M.I.E.E. Director, Newton & Wright Ltd., G8 Ballards Lane, Finchley, N.3. Private Address: 24 Highwood Grove, Mill Hill, N.W.7. Age: 52.
BURRAGE, Edmund Ernest. M.I. Mar.E., M. J.Inst.E. Chief Engr., Achille Serre, Ltd., Dyers and Cleaners, Blackhorse Lane, Walthamstow, E. 17. Private address: "Havenlea," 32, Clandon Close, Ewell, Surrey. Age: 37. Career: Apprenticeship, Waygood-Otis, Ltd.; Sea-going Engr., Glen Line, Ltd., 1922-1929; Works Engr., Steatite & Porcelain Products, Ltd., 1929-1937.
BURRELL, Fountain Meers. I.E.E., M.I.Mech.E. Engr. and Manager, The Jersey Electy. Co., Ltd., 72, King Street, St. Helier, Jersey, C.I. Private address: "Vermont, " La Haule, Jersey, C.I. Age: 58. Career: Test Room Asst., Brush Elect. Eng. Co.; Mains Asst., Glovers, Ltd.; Shift Engr. and later, General Asst., Norwich Corporation; Estimating Engr., The Elect. Co., Ltd.; Power Station Engr., Harrison, Ainsley & Co.; Contract Dept. Engr., Crompton & Co. (Electrification of Sevenoaks, Allahabad (India), Swanage, Petersfield, Crowborough and Jersey).
BURRELLS, W. A.M.I.E.E. Asst. Engr., Post Office Eng. Dept., London. Private Address: 6 Tudor Close, Kingsbury, N.W.9. Age: 54. Ed.: Sir William Turner's Grammar School, Coatham, Redcar, and Northampton Polytechnic Inst.
BURRIDGE, C. W. M.I.H.V.E. Director and Manager, Z. D. Berry & Sons, Ltd., The Albion Works, Regency Street, Westminster, S.W.1. Private address: 111, Dora Road, Wimbledon Park, S.W.19.
BURROWES, Richard Beresford. A.C.G.I. (Sth. Kensington, 1893), B.Sc. Lond. Ex. Maths. and Physics, M.I.E.E. Sycamore House, Tydd, Kent. Age: 67. Recognised Teacher in Elect. Eng., London University. Asst. Teacher, Elect. Eng., Glasgow Tech. College, 1904-6, and Battersea Polytechnic, 1912-17. Head of Elect. Eng. Dept., Liverpool Central Tech. School, 1917 to 1931. Nov retired. In 1910, patented entirely new type of Electrostatic voltmeter.
BURROWS, Stephen Henderson. M.I.Mech.E. General Manager and Chief Engr., Goodbrand & Co., Ltd., Britannia Foundry, Stalybridge, Cheshire. Private address: 9, Carrington Road, Manchester, 14. Age: 65. Educ.: Manchester Tech. School and Goodbrand's Eng. Workshop.
BURSILL, Archibald. B.Sc. (Eng.), A.M.I.E.E. Acting Works Manager, The Gramophone Co., Ltd., Hayes, Middlesex. Private address: Cheveley, Burnham, Bucks. Career: Manager, Designs Dept., The Gramophone Co.; Factory Director, Carl Lindstrom, A.G., Berlin; Factory Director, Electrola, G.m.b.H., Berlin; Director, Electroflo Meters Co. Lecturer in Physics and Elect. Eng., L.C.C. Paddington Tech. Institute.
BURSTON, Ronald Frank. A.M. I.E.E. District Mains Engr., North Wales Power Co., Ltd., New Street, Pwllheli, N. Wales. Private address: Cardiff Road, Pwllheli. Age: 32. Career: Pupil, Rees Roturbo Mfg. Co., Ltd.; Mains Asst., Wolverhampton Corporation.
BURT, George M. Assoc.Inst.0.E Director, John Mowlem & Co., Ltd., 91, Ebury Bridge Road, S.W.1.
BURT, Leslie N. M.I:Mech.E., M.Cons.E., A.M.Paper Makers Assocn. Consulting Engr., 20, Essex Street, Strand, London, W.C.2. Career: General Educ.: Berkhampstead Grammar School. Tech. Educ.: Polytechnic Regent Street and Manchester Tech. School; pupil of H. J. Rogers, Watford. Served with Globe Engine Co., F. H. Royce, Ltd., New and Mayne, Ltd., Slag Reduction Co., Ltd.,; Chief Asst. to (the late) W. Worby Beaumont, Consulting Engr.; commenced practice, 1926. Specialist in paper and board mill design and equipment; factory equipment.
BURTON, Amos. M.Inst.C.E., F.S.I., M.T.P.I., City Engr., Corporation of City and County Borough of Stoke-on-Trent.
BURTON, Charles E. M.I.A.E. Chief Designer, John I. Thornycroft & Co., Ltd., Basingstoke. Private address: 22, Cromwell Road, Basingstoke. Age: 45. Career: Harris Inst. Preston (B.E. & C. & G. Certs.).; Chief Engr. and Manager, Gilford Motors, Ltd.
BURTON, W. M.Eng., M.I.E.E., A.M.I.A.E. Chief Tech. Officer, Shropshire, Worcs. and Staffs. Elect. Power Co., Halesowen, Worcestershire. Private Address: " Ashland," Kidderminster Road, West Hagley, Stourbridge. Age: 52. Career: High School for Boys, Manchester; Univ., Liverpool; National Telephone Co., Ltd.; Ferranti Ltd., Hollinwood; 1914-19, Royal Engineers, (Lieut. R.E.T.); S.W. & S. Elect Power Co.
BURTON, W. Mainwaring. M.Inst.C.E. Addresses: Alderbourne Manor, nr. Gerrards Cross, Bucks, and Wellesley Cottage, Southwold, Suffolk, Age: 57. Career: Crystal Palace Eng. School. Articled, Sir Douglas Fox & Partners. Asst. Surveyor in Portugal and on Libyan Desert and on Benguella Rly; Chief of Surveyors, B.A. Great Southern Transandine Rly.; Irrigation Engr., Rio Negro and Rio Quarto, Argentine. Served as Major R.E. Mesopotamia Exp. Force. Retired.
BURTON, William Ernest Hadfield. M.I.H.V.E., M.Roy.San.I., M.Inst.R.A., F.G.S., Assoc.M.Inst. C.E., M.Inst.M. & Cy.E., M.Inst. Struct.E. Architect and Engr., West Riding of Yorks. Mental Hospitals Board, Mental Hospital, Wakefield. Private address: `Haverfield, ' Chevet Lane, Sandal, Wakefield. Age: 59. Educ.: Bradford Grammar School and Bradford Tech. College.
BUSCH, Sune Hjalmar. Commander of the Order of V.A.S.A., A.M.I E.E Managing Director, Asea Elect., Ltd., Fulbourne Road, Walthamstow, E.17. Private address: 12, Clarence Terrace, Regents Park, N.W.1. Age: 55. Educ.: Tech. University, Gothenburg —"Electrotechnique." Has been Managing Director of Asea Elect., Ltd., since 1910.
BUSH, A. J. A.M.I.E.E. Dist. Manager, RCA Photophone Ltd. Electra House, Victoria Embankment, London. Private Address: 144 Nicolas Road, Chorlton-cum-Hardy, Manchester. Age: 35. Career: The Polytechnic, Regent Street; Apprent., London Underground Rlys.; Jnr. Engr., Southern Rly.
BUSH, Paul Francis Wheler. M.I.Mech., M.I.E.E. Transmission Engr., Central Electy. Board, S.W.E.S.W. Area, Grid House, 26 Oakfield Road, Clifton, Bristol, 8. Private Address: 26 Westbury Lane, Coombe Dingle, Bristol, 9. Age: 56. Ed.: Rugby. Career: 1898-1902, Apprent., Vickers, Sons & Maxim, Ltd.; 1902-06, Outside Erecting Engr., Willans & Robinson, Ltd.; 1906-10, Engr., Wallpaper Manufacturers, Ltd., Greenhithe; 1910-14, Elect. and Mech. Engr., Indian States Rlys., in construction of the Hardinge Bridge, Ganges; 1914, appointed Chief Elect. Engr., Oudh Rohilkand Rly., India; 191519, war service, Pilot (Capt.) R.A.F.; 1919-25, Chief Eng,r., J. Whittall & Co., Ltd., Export Engrs.; 1925-28, Southern Rly. Co., Electrification of Suburban Lines; 1928-30, Elect. and Mech. Engr., Perak River HydroElectric Power Co., Ltd.
BUSHELL, George Edward. B.Sc. (Hons. ) Eng.Lond., A. C.G. I., D. I.0., A.M.Inst.C.E. Asst. Engr., Highways and Bridges, Hertfordshire County Council, County Surveyor's Office, Hatfield, Herts. Private address: 6, High Grove, Welwyn Garden City, Herts. Age: 30. Career: City & Guilds Eng. College; Asst. Engr., Highways and Bridges, Surrey C.C.
BUSSEY, J. W. A.M.I.E.E. In Chief Mech. Engr.'s Dept., Southern Area, Electrical Section, King's Cross Station, N.1.
BUTCHER, Alfred Claude. M.I.A.E., M.I.Mar.E. Surveyor of Machinery, Royal National Lifeboat Inst., 42 Grosvenor Gardens, S.W.1. Private Address: 32 Rosemont Avenue, N. Finchley, N.12.
BUTCHER, Cecil Robert. Assoc. M.Inst.C.E., M.Inst.M. & Cy.E., M.R.San.I., Chartered Civil Engr. Engr. and Surveyor, Canvey Island Urban District Council, Long Road, Canvey Island, Essex. Private address: "Arundel," Long Road, Canvey Island, Essex. Age: 37. Formerly Chief Asst., City Engr., York; Eng. Asst., City Engr's Office, York. Carried out the initial sewering and sewage disposal schemes for Canvey Island U.D.
BUTCHER, E. M. B.Sc. (Eng.), A.M.I.Mech.E. Tech. Officer, Air Ministry, Royal Aircraft Establishment, S. Farnborough. Age: 41. Career: Merchant Taylor's School; Northampton Polytechnic; 2 years London General Omnibus Co. Ltd. (Research Dept.).
BUTCHER, George Henry. M.B.E., M.I.A.E., F.I.M.T. Managing Director, James Fryer, Ltd., Green Dragon Garage, Hereford. Private address: Delamere, Bodenham Road, Hereford. Age: 63.
BUTLAND, Alfred Edward. B. Eng.(Sheffield), Assoc.M.Inst.C.E. General Manager, F.C. Construction Co., Ltd., City Road, Derby. Private address: "Haldon, " Chain Lane, Littleover, Derby. Age: 45. Career: Asst. Engr., Robert McAlpine & Sons; Asst. Engr., Port of London Authority; Asst. Engr., Peter Lund & Co., Ltd. War service as Lieut. R.E.(T.).
BUTLER, C. F. A.M.I.E.E. Private Address: 6 Melrose Road, Coulsdon, Surrey. Formerly with The British Engine Boiler and Elect. Insurance Co., Ltd., of Glasgow.
BUTLER, F. T. A.C.G.I., A.M.I. Mech.E. Eng. Asst., Grade II, Eng. Dept., Metropolitan Police, New Scotland Yard, S.W.1. Private Address: Alcombe, 85 Green Lane, New Eltham, S.E.9. Age: 39. Career: Woolwich Polytechnic Secondary School, 1912-15; Apprent., Royal Arsenal, Woolwich, 1915-21; City and Guilds, 1920-23; Asst. to Works Engr., Chance Bros., & Co., Ltd., Glass Works, Smethwick; subsequently Engr. at Glasgow Works of same firm (1923-27); Asst. to J. Stinton Jones, M.I.E.E., M.I. Mech. E., M.I.San.I., Consulting Engr., 1927-36; Tech. Asst., Chief Engr. 's Dept., L.C.C., 1936 and 1937.
BUTLER, Major Geoffrey E. R.A.0.C, B.Sc., A.M. I.Mech E Serving Officer. Private Address: 2 Parkside, Sidcup, Kent. Age: 33. Career: Appleby School; Leeds Univ.; Imperial Chemical Industries, 1928 to 1930.
BUTLER, George Bernard. F.C.S., A.M.I.Chem.E., M.I. & S.I., Member of Council, Cleveland I.E. Blast Furnace Manager, South Durham and Cargo Fleet Iron Companies, Middlesbrough. Private address: Castle Hill, Middleton-St.-George, Darlington, Co. Durham. Career: Blast Furnace Manager to the Cargo Fleet Iron Co., Ltd., Middlesbrough, since 1914.
BUTLER, Hugh Myddleton. for North Leeds, 1922-23. Governing Director, Kirkstall Forge, Leeds, 5. Private address: St. Ann s, Burley, Leeds, 4. Career: For 63 years actively engaged at Kirkstall Forge; 20 years in sub-ordinate positions; 10 years as a Partner; 14 years as a Director; 19 years as Governing Director.
BUTLER, James A. B.E., B.Sc., A.R.C.Sc.I., M.I.C.E.I., A M.I.E.E. Asst. Chief Design Engr., Elect. Supply Board, Ireland, Upper Mount Street, Dublin. Private address: 19, Pembroke Park, Ballsbridge, Dublin. Age: 38. Engr. in Outside Erection Dept. of Metropolitan Vickers Elect. Co., Ltd., Home and Abroad, 19261930. Present appointment, 1930.
BUTLER, R. W. M.Inst.C.E. Divisional Road Engr., Eastern Div., Ministry of Transport,Palace Chambers, Bedford. Age: 54. Career: Articled with H. J. Hamp, A.M.I.C.E., late Borough Surveyor and Waterworks Engr., Swindon; appointments with Borough Engrs. of Devonport and Newport, Mon.; Eng. Insp. with the Road Board; Asst. Director of Roads, G.H.Q., France, 1917-19 with rank of Lieut.-Col.; Member of Ministry of Transport Experimental Work on Highways (Technical) Committee.
BUTT, C. K. A.M.I.Mech.E. Private Address: 84 Sidney Street, King's Lynn. Semi-retired.
BUTTERFIELD, A. E. M.Inst.C.E. M.I.N.A. Engr.-in-Chief,, Humber Conservancy Board, Hull. Age: 62.
BUTTERFIELD, H. J. M.I.E.E. Principal, Hill, Upton & Co., Elect. and Mech. Engrs., Radiant House, George St, Oxford. Private Address: The Lodge, Summertown, Oxford. Age: 50. Career: Bedford House, Oxford; Tech. Coll.; Training with Lucy & Co., Mech. Engrs., Oxford; The Oxford Elect. Light Co.; 1919, Principal of Hill, Upton & Co., Elect. and Mech. Engrs.; Principal of Ilco Ltd., Electric Cold Storage Engrs., Oxford, Distributors of Electrical Vehicles. Chairman of The Oxford and Cowley Ironworks Ltd., Oxford, Constructional Steel Engrs. and Foundry.
BUTTERS, G. A.M.Inst.C.E., A.M. Inst.W.E. Eng. Asst., Corp. of Nottingham Water Dept., Castle Boulevard, Nottingham. Age: 33. Career: Leys School, Cambridge; articled for 3 years to the late Colin Clegg, M.Inst.C.E., Chief Engr., Ewden Valley Reservoir of the Sheffield Ccrp.; Sheffield Tech. Coll.; Cardiff Tech. Coll.; Eng. Asst., Cardiff Corp. Water Dept.; Waterworks Asst. Engr., Oxford Corp.
BUTTERWORTH, Major Henry. A.M.I.Mech.E. Technical Inspector, Armaments Inspection Dept., Royal Arsenal, Woolwich. Private address: 6, Richmond Road, Bedford.
BUTTREY, Alan Rickard. B.Sc. (London) Hons. Eng., A.M.I.E.E. Senr. Lecturer in Elect. Eng., Halifax Tech. College. Private address: 1, Westborough Drive, Halifax. Age: 34. Engr.-Designer at Messrs. Higgs Motors, Witton, 1927 to 1929. Fulltime Lecturer in Elect. Eng. at Handsworth (Birmingham) Tech. College.
BUXTON, E. A. M.I.E.E. Formerly with British Insulated Ltd., Prescot, Lancs. Retired 1937.
BUXTON, Murray Barclay. M.A. (Cantab. ), M.C., Assoc.M.Inst.C.E., M.Inst.Struct.E. Chairman and Managing Director, H. Young & Co., Ltd., Nine Elms Steelworks; Chairman, Horsehay Co., Ltd., Shropshire. Director, Skipworth, Jones and Lomax, Manchester; Powers & Deane Ransomes, Lea Bridge Steelworks, London; Jersey Steel Co., Jersey. Vice-President, Inst. of Structural Engrs. Private address: Holywell, Hook Heath, Woking. Career: Educ.: Repton School; Trinity College, Cambridge (1st Class Natural Sc. Tripos.) Captain, 5th Batt. Norfolk Regt. in Great War.
BUYERS, Charles S. M.I.E.E., Diploma Heriot-Watt College. Manager for Scotland, Crompton Parkinson, Ltd., 40, Wellington Street, Glasgow. C.2. Career: Marine Engr., Alfred Holt & Co., Ltd.; Elect. Asst., Glasgow Corporation Electy. Dept.; Elect. Engr., Scottish Boiler Insurance Co., Ltd.; Contract Engr., Crompton & Co., Ltd.
BYNG, Edward Stanley. M.I.E.E. Vice-Chairman, Standard Telephones and Cables, Ltd., and Asst. VicePresident, International Standard Elect. Corporation. Business address: Connaught House, Aldwych, London, W.C.2. Private address: 58, Plough Lane, Purley, Surrey. Age: 55. Career: 1904-1911, National Telephone Co.; 1912-1913, Post Office Eng. Dept.; 1914-1938, Western Elect. Co., Ltd. (now Standard Telephones and Cables).
BYRNE, Basil Reginald. A.M.Inst. Loco.E., Assoc.Inst.Welding. Asst. Materials Supervisor, Southern Rly., C.M.E. Dept., Physical Laboratory, Ashford Works, Kent. Private address: "Starbrace," Canterbury Road, Kennington, Ashford. Age: 38. Career: Brighton Works, L.B. & S.C. Rly., 1914-1921; Pupil of Col. Billinton, 1919-1921. L.B. & S.C.R. Drawing. Office and Laboratories, 192124.
BYRNE, E. L. W. A.M.Inst.C.E., M. I.Struct.E., F.O.P.A. Partner, Andrews & Byrne, 201, Bank Chambers, 329, High Holborn, W.C.1, and Director, Vokes, Ltd., Putney. Business address: 201, Bank Chambers, 329, High Holborn, London, W.C.1. Private address: 39, Colville Gardens, London, W.11. Career: Dominion Steel Co.; Canadian Northern Rly.; Arthur Lyons & Wrench, Ltd.; present partnership, 1921; Vokes, Ltd., 1936.
BYRNE, Francis. A.M.C.T., A.M.I.E.E. Asst. Tech. Engr. (Metering), Central Electy. Board, Aldwych House, London, W.C.2. Private address: 172, Elmbridge Avenue, Surbiton, Surrey. Age: 42. Career: Ferranti, Ltd., (training); Bury Corporation, Meter Dept.; Mather & Platt, Machine Test Beds; Salford Corporation Meter Dept.; Ferranti, Ltd., Instrument Dept.